Re: Autorun

From: krenshala (
Date: 01/11/02

On Fri, Jan 11, 2002 at 08:26:08PM -0600, Patrick Dughi was heard to say:

> > Well okay I tried doing ./autorun & because I am using a UNIX emulator. But
> > it keeps saying bin not found.
>         I'm going to task a shot in the dark here, and assume you're
> running in windows, using cygwin tools (which are not unix emulators).  If
> this is the case, then I also assume that you did not look in the /doc
> directory and read the README.CYGWIN document which shows you how to
> execute the autorun program.
>         If I'm wrong, I can accept that.  I don't have any idea what
> you're doing wrong based on the information you've given (which is fairly
> scant).  I can only assume that the bin/circle call is failing because the
> slash goes the other way and you're running it in windows
> shells.
>                                                 PjD
> ps if it is cygwin, try using bash shell

My guess is that the first line does not look in the correct location for
the shell it is trying to invoke.  It's probably looking for /bin/sh or
similar and can't find it.  Just change the path to the correct one for
your setup and it should (*fingers crossed*) work.


Larry Robinson

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