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RE: Download problems due to GNU bc package?
- From: Pavel Rozenboim <pavelr at coresma dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Thu, 19 Sep 2002 21:38:20 +0200
- Subject: RE: Download problems due to GNU bc package?
Works for me.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Kenneth Lareau [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Thu, September 19, 2002 8:33 PM
> To: email@example.com
> Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Download problems due to GNU bc package?
> A search of the cygwin archives for August and September
> didn't show any
> mention of this, but I recently noticed that if one attempts
> to download
> the Cygwin distribution (for local installs) and includes the GNU bc
> package, only a small percentage of the available packages
> are actually
> retrieved; uninstalling or avoiding bc seems to solve this
> issue. Fin-
> ding the correct "culprit" occurred when I attempted to
> install directly
> from the mirror sites (several, in fact), and it immediately failed at
> the GNU bc install, causing the whole setup program to abort.
> Is this a known issue? It seems to affect every mirror site
> I've tried.
> I don't know if anyone else is having this problem, but it
> could be very
> frustrating for those for which this is also occurring...
> (Please note, I'm not subscribed to the list, but I felt that
> if this is
> a real issue, it should probably be made known if it already
> hasn't been
> Ken Lareau
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