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Embedded Software Development with eCos™ by Anthony J. Massa

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UPGRADE HINTS

Here are a few hints to overcome some common problems during the upgrade procedure. If you are having problems connecting to a download site, simply select a different mirror site. Often times. the mirror sites are being updated so a particular site might be down for some time.

If the setup program is having troubles upgrading a particular package, you might need to edit the install.db file located in the etc\setup directory under the cygwin root directory. Locate the package or packages you are upgrading and delete the text line for those particular packages. It is best to create a backup copy of the install.db file prior to doing any editing.

Check the log files for additional information regarding the upgrade. The setup program ...

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