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Re: Cygwin install is broken v-a-vis dependencies
- From: Dan Kegel <dank at kegel dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Mon, 3 Apr 2017 14:54:15 -0700
- Subject: Re: Cygwin install is broken v-a-vis dependencies
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That probably just means there have been updates since
last time you installed, and it's trying to update things
you installed before (or that get installed by default).
Try running setup, don't change anything, and let it finish.
That will grab all the updates you need. After that, it'll
behave the way you expect.
On Mon, Apr 3, 2017 at 2:47 PM, email@example.com <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Whenever I go to install a package, I get a list
> of 50 other packages that it claims need to be installed.
> I know that list is both bogus and contains items I explicitly
> need to not oinstall (e.g. cmake). What is worse, when I want to
> uninstall a package, it gives me that ]same list plus it wants
> to install the package I am trying ot uninstall. This just broken.
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