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Re^2: IO::Pty with Cygwin - can't install

by azredwing (Sexton)
on Aug 29, 2010 at 16:35 UTC ( #857927=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


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in thread IO::Pty with Cygwin - can't install

Thanks for this, Rob. I'm running Cygwin 1.7.6-1 and it doesn't want to go. Did the installation stall for you at 'opening /dev/tty1', and if so, how long did it take to get past that?

I also couldn't find 1.7.5 online; newest version is 1.7.6 and there's no link on the Cygwin site to download previous versions. Do you think you could provide the setup.exe to me?

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Re^3: IO::Pty with Cygwin - can't install
by azredwing (Sexton) on Aug 29, 2010 at 20:27 UTC
    Actually, no worries. I just installed manually instead of from the command line and skipped the make test. I ran my script that uses IO::Pty on Cygwin and it works perfectly. Not sure why it couldn't do make test.
      Not sure why it couldn't do make test

      Cygwin can be a bit funny about what it lets you do from certain locations. Maybe this is just one of its quirks.

      Good that it's working for you.

      Cheers,
      Rob
      how'd you install this manually? (i'm a newb)

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