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Re: cygwin doesn't work on .NET server

Christopher Faylor <> writes:

> On Thu, Jul 25, 2002 at 12:10:26PM -0700, Brady Montz wrote:


> >Here's the symptoms I see:
> >
> >Depending on the version of .NET server I have, bash.exe (as run from
> >cygwin.bat) either hangs, or immediately exits. zsh.exe (as installed
> >from the setup program) immediately crashes.
> >
> >/etc/passwd and /etc/group are empty. mkpasswd -l and mkgroup -l (how
> >they are run from postinstall) don't print anything out. 
> >
> >I tried copying over the nicely populated passwd and group files from
> >my XP machine, but that didn't change anything.
> >
> >Does anybody know what's going on here? Any ideas?
> Sounds like the ol' "two cygwin1.dlls on the system" problem to me.

Ooh, that would be a problem. 

> Search for cygwin1.dll using the Windows Find/Search facility.

But I don't think it's this problem. The search found only
"c:\cygwin\bin\cygwin1.dll".  I also ran depends on bash.exe, and
that's the full path of the cygwin1.dll that it reports as well.

 Brady Montz

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