Re: Upgrade woes.

2008-11-20 Thread Eric Roode
On Wed, 19 Nov 2008 21:43:19 -0500, cygwin at cwilson dot fastmail dot fm wrote: Eric Roode wrote: I updated my cygwin the other day, as I periodically do, and I am very sorry I did so. Here are some of the problems I have encountered. It has always been the advice of this list that you

Upgrade woes.

2008-11-19 Thread Eric Roode
I updated my cygwin the other day, as I periodically do, and I am very sorry I did so. Here are some of the problems I have encountered. 1) Couldn't start cygwin X at all. The link on my desktop pointed to a script (which I had customized) in /usr/X11R6/bin, which was deleted by the upgrade.

Upgrade woes.

2008-11-19 Thread Eric Roode
On Wed, 19 Nov 2008 11:26:11 -0500, Christopher Faylor wrote: On Wed, Nov 19, 2008 at 11:03:11AM -0500, Eric Roode wrote: I updated my cygwin the other day, as I periodically do, and I am very sorry I did so. Here are some of the problems I have encountered. So you just blindly updated without

Re: Upgrade woes.

2008-11-19 Thread Eric Roode
On Wed, 19 Nov 2008 17:06:37 -0500, Chuck wrote: Dont Care wrote: I have the same Numlock/Capslock issue (see my previous post). Stop fighting about this, it doesn't help ! Please, does anybody have a solution ?? Yes. The location of the startup bat files changed from /usr/X11R6/bin to

Re: Upgrade woes.

2008-11-19 Thread Eric Roode
On Wed, 19 Nov 2008 20:11:33 -0500, Christopher Faylor wrote: On Wed, Nov 19, 2008 at 03:16:05PM -0800, Back, Michael wrote: Perhaps because people can't find the info. they need in any other way than posting to this list? You seem to be missing the point that if it was discussed in the list