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Re: Identifying version #'s for cygwin
- To: "Clark Sims" <csims at templartrading dot com>, <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Subject: Re: Identifying version #'s for cygwin
- From: "Larry Hall (RFK Partners, Inc)" <lhall at rfk dot com>
- Date: Thu, 05 Jul 2001 13:41:34 -0400
At 12:50 PM 7/5/2001, Clark Sims wrote:
>About a week ago I posted a "bug report", that stated that sshd/Win2K were
>incompatible. Bob Leutck also reproduced the problem. I suspected that the
>problem was introduced during a recent upgrade of the cygwin suite, so I
>deleted the cygwin directory, and tar zxvf, a backup copy of the cygwin
>suite, that I had made several months ago. The backup copy worked fine.
>How do I get the version of the cygwin suite, from the bash command line?
>I would like to do an additional post, on "How I got SSHD, to work on Win
>2K", but I need the version #'s in order to be complete.
I assume by your statements that you intend to recommend a specific
Cygwin version in your "howto". I don't know for sure obviously but
that would be the only reason I can think of to do this. If I'm wrong,
please correct me.
I'm wondering, have you tried this with a snapshot too? If there is
really a problem with the latest and greatest, it would be allot more
helpful to everyone if you could help debug the problem. Otherwise, the
issue will likely remain in upcoming releases, which is not the preferable
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