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Re: cywin shared dll
- From: Eric Blake <ebb9 at byu dot net>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com, tom_lee01 at hotmail dot com
- Date: Fri, 13 Oct 2006 19:18:02 -0600
- Subject: Re: cywin shared dll
- References: <BAY120-F16453EDD9B2B3BEB07479B8B0B0@phx.gbl>
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According to Tom Lee on 10/13/2006 6:02 PM:
> I copied all cygwin dll and *.exe to a different machine at c:\mycgwin
> where they have old
> cygwin installed.
That's the problem. You should only ever have a single version of
cygwin1.dll installed anywhere on your system. Delete the old copy, and
just put the new one on the path.
> is there a way I can set up an environment variable using mount or PATH
> that will make cygwin grep.exe to search
> c:\mycygwin first before searching x:\cygwin\bin?
Yes, you can adjust the PATH environment variable from the control panel,
but the bigger question you should be asking yourself is why not just have
a single installation of cygwin (your choice of c:\mycygwin or
x:\cygwin\bin) and not have to worry about which of the multiple copies
will be used.
Life is short - so eat dessert first!
Eric Blake email@example.com
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