Dave Korn | 2 Nov 12:36 2007

FW: Cygwin1.dll

On 01 November 2007 23:33, sroberts82 wrote:

> Hi,
> Can someone help me understand this, its probably really straightforward but
> I can't find an answer for this.
> Why is it when I build the most basic helloworld.exe and try and run it I
> get told of a dependancy on cygwin1.dll? Why do I need this dll, and what
> how do I build to avoid needing this?
> Thanks.
> Stephen

  *sip*


> View this message in context:
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> Cygwin list mailing list archive at Nabble.com. 

  *glug*glug*glug*glug*glug*glug*

    cheers,
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Dave Korn | 5 Nov 13:59 2007

FW: Customize setup program.

On 05 November 2007 12:44, Hussein Patwa wrote:

> Hi,
> 
> I've never really took that close of a look at the cygwin installer, but

 "I don't know anything about what we're talking about".

> I do know that all of the 'major' installers (installshield, nullsoft,
> etc) usually have a /Q or /S switch for silent installs.  You would then

  "Here's some generic advice based on how I imagine things ought to be in an
imaginary ideal world".

> need to define a config file with all the parameters for the install.

  "If my random supposition had any basis in reality, this would be the
consequence of it".

> I'm thinking 

  Remains to be seen ...

> I'm thinking maybe you do the install manually, find the setup.ini (or
> whichever) file is created with the install log and use that as a

  "Here, let me jam two unrelated concepts together and hypothesize a
non-existent reverse-temporal-causality relation between them, because even I
realise that without that somehow happening, I would be talking nonsense".

(Continue reading)

Christopher Faylor | 5 Nov 14:26 2007

Re: FW: Customize setup program.

On Mon, Nov 05, 2007 at 12:59:57PM -0000, Dave Korn wrote:
>On 05 November 2007 12:44, Hussein Patwa wrote:
>
>> Hi,
>> 
>> I've never really took that close of a look at the cygwin installer, but
>
> "I don't know anything about what we're talking about".
>
>> I do know that all of the 'major' installers (installshield, nullsoft,
>> etc) usually have a /Q or /S switch for silent installs.  You would then
>
>  "Here's some generic advice based on how I imagine things ought to be in an
>imaginary ideal world".
>
>> need to define a config file with all the parameters for the install.
>
>  "If my random supposition had any basis in reality, this would be the
>consequence of it".
>
>> I'm thinking 
>
>  Remains to be seen ...
>
>> I'm thinking maybe you do the install manually, find the setup.ini (or
>> whichever) file is created with the install log and use that as a
>
>  "Here, let me jam two unrelated concepts together and hypothesize a
>non-existent reverse-temporal-causality relation between them, because even I
>realise that without that somehow happening, I would be talking nonsense".
(Continue reading)

Corinna Vinschen | 5 Nov 14:34 2007

Re: FW: Customize setup program.

On Nov  5 08:26, Christopher Faylor wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 05, 2007 at 12:59:57PM -0000, Dave Korn wrote:
> >On 05 November 2007 12:44, Hussein Patwa wrote:
> >> [Some stuff]
> > [Some really funny stuff]
> {More really funny stuff]

LOLSMC(*)
You both made my day.

Corinna

(*) ...spilling my coffee.

Dave Korn | 5 Nov 15:44 2007

RE: FW: Customize setup program.

On 05 November 2007 13:35, Corinna Vinschen wrote:

> On Nov  5 08:26, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>> On Mon, Nov 05, 2007 at 12:59:57PM -0000, Dave Korn wrote:
>>> On 05 November 2007 12:44, Hussein Patwa wrote:
>>>> [Some stuff]
>>> [Some really funny stuff]
>> {More really funny stuff]
> 
> LOLSMC(*)
> You both made my day.
> 
> 
> Corinna
> 
> 
> (*) ...spilling my coffee.

  No need to thank us ma'am... it's all in a day's work for the Sarcasm Squad!

    cheers,
      DaveK
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Igor Peshansky | 6 Nov 04:03 2007
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Re: [ANNOUNCEMENT] New package: pdftk-1.41.1-1 -- PDF utility

On Tue, 30 Oct 2007, Matthew Woehlke wrote:

> Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> > Maybe we should add Vista to the BLODA list?
>
> You mean it isn't there already? ;-)

Hey, Vista *is* a BLODA.
	Igor
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Dave Korn | 6 Nov 11:09 2007

RE: [ANNOUNCEMENT] New package: pdftk-1.41.1-1 -- PDF utility

On 06 November 2007 03:03, Igor Peshansky wrote:

> On Tue, 30 Oct 2007, Matthew Woehlke wrote:
> 
>> Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>>> Maybe we should add Vista to the BLODA list?
>> 
>> You mean it isn't there already? ;-)
> 
> Hey, Vista *is* a BLODA.
> 	Igor

  BLOD*E*, IMO.

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Igor Peshansky | 6 Nov 14:05 2007
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RE: [ANNOUNCEMENT] New package: pdftk-1.41.1-1 -- PDF utility

On Tue, 6 Nov 2007, Dave Korn wrote:

> On 06 November 2007 03:03, Igor Peshansky wrote:
>
> > On Tue, 30 Oct 2007, Matthew Woehlke wrote:
> >
> >> Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> >>> Maybe we should add Vista to the BLODA list?
> >>
> >> You mean it isn't there already? ;-)
> >
> > Hey, Vista *is* a BLODA.
> > 	Igor
>
>   BLOD*E*, IMO.

Well, BLOD*B*, maybe...
	Igor
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Dave Korn | 6 Nov 18:32 2007

FW: reg.exe vs. regtool behaviour

On 06 November 2007 17:06, cuicui wrote:

> reg query "HKLM\SOFTWARE\Intel\LANDesk\VirusProtect6\CurrentVersion" /v
> "ProductVersion"
> 
> Returns: "ProductVersion REG_DWORD 0x177a03f8"
> 
> And
> 
> regtool.exe -q get
> "/HKLM/SOFTWARE/Intel/LANDesk/VirusProtect6/CurrentVersion/ProductVersion"
> 
> Returns: "393872376"

  w00t!  Free BLODA detects!  Will add!

    cheers,
      DaveK
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Dave Korn | 6 Nov 18:46 2007

RE: [ANNOUNCEMENT] New package: pdftk-1.41.1-1 -- PDF utility

On 06 November 2007 13:06, Igor Peshansky wrote:

> On Tue, 6 Nov 2007, Dave Korn wrote:
> 
>> On 06 November 2007 03:03, Igor Peshansky wrote:
>> 
>>> On Tue, 30 Oct 2007, Matthew Woehlke wrote:
>>> 
>>>> Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>>>>> Maybe we should add Vista to the BLODA list?
>>>> 
>>>> You mean it isn't there already? ;-)
>>> 
>>> Hey, Vista *is* a BLODA.
>>> 	Igor
>> 
>>   BLOD*E*, IMO.
> 
> Well, BLOD*B*, maybe...
> 	Igor

  Big List Of Dodgy Big?  I'm afraid I don't follow you there...

    cheers,
      DaveK
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