Wireshark-dev: [Wireshark-dev] cygpath: cannot create short name of C:\wireshark-win32-libs
From: "Robert Trybis" <[email protected]>
Date: Tue, 7 Nov 2006 13:03:28 -0000

On Windows XP when trying to run the Automated library dowload

the command

nmake -f Makefile.nmake setup

fails if the directory C:\wireshark-win32-libs does not exist.

 

Easily solved by creating the directory before attempting the download.

Output showing the problem given below.

 

Regards

RT

 

 

C:\Program Files\Wireshark> nmake -f Makefile.nmake setup

 

Microsoft (R) Program Maintenance Utility   Version 6.00.9782.0

Copyright (C) Microsoft Corp 1988-1998. All rights reserved.

 

            bash tools\win32-setup.sh --appverify  cl  link  nmake  bash           bison   flex      env      grep     /usr/bin/find      perl            env python        sed      unzip   wget

Checking for required applications:

            cl: /cygdrive/c/Program Files/Microsoft Visual Studio/VC98/bin/cl

            link: /cygdrive/c/Program Files/Microsoft Visual Studio/VC98/bin/link

            nmake: /cygdrive/c/Program Files/Microsoft Visual Studio/VC98/bin/nmake

            bash: /usr/bin/bash

            bison: /usr/bin/bison

            flex: /usr/bin/flex

            env: /usr/bin/env

            grep: /usr/bin/grep

            /usr/bin/find: /usr/bin/find

            perl: /usr/bin/perl

            env: /usr/bin/env

            python: /usr/bin/python

            sed: /usr/bin/sed

            unzip: /usr/bin/unzip

            wget: /usr/bin/wget

cygpath: cannot create short name of C:\wireshark-win32-libs

****** glib-2.6.6.zip ******

No HTTP proxy specified (http_proxy and HTTP_PROXY are empty).

Downloading gtk2.6/glib-2.6.6.zip into , installing into glib

--12:27:55--  http://anonsvn.wireshark.org/wireshark-win32-libs/tags/2006-09-27/packages/gtk2.6/glib-2.6.6.zip

           => `glib-2.6.6.zip'

Resolving anonsvn.wireshark.org... 128.121.50.122

Connecting to anonsvn.wireshark.org|128.121.50.122|:80... connected.

HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 200 OK

Length: 730,161 (713K) [application/octet-stream]

 

    0K .......... .......... .......... .......... ..........  7%   41.15 KB/s

   50K .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... 14%  104.56 KB/s

  100K .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... 21%   10.03 KB/s

  150K .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... 28%   23.44 KB/s

  200K .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... 35%   38.54 KB/s

  250K .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... 42%   29.78 KB/s

  300K .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... 49%   33.47 KB/s

  350K .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... 56%   31.43 KB/s

  400K .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... 63%   30.85 KB/s

  450K .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... 70%   32.96 KB/s

  500K .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... 77%   48.28 KB/s

  550K .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... 84%   59.66 KB/s

  600K .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... 91%   72.62 KB/s

  650K .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... 98%   54.58 KB/s

  700K .......... ...                                        100%   48.95 KB/s

 

12:28:19 (32.77 KB/s) - `glib-2.6.6.zip' saved [730161/730161]

 

tools\win32-setup.sh: line 76: cd: glib: No such file or directory

 

ERROR: Can't find glib

 

NMAKE : fatal error U1077: 'bash' : return code '0x1'

Stop.