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Re: CygWin gsview32

From: Rune Zedeler
Subject: Re: CygWin gsview32
Date: Sat, 06 Apr 2002 12:34:04 +0200 (MET DST)
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Citat Jan Nieuwenhuizen <address@hidden>:
> This seems to be a registry setting / config problem; but I thought it
> was easily fixed by pointing gsview to the right directory of gs, ie
> one of
> c:/cygwin/usr/windows/gstools/gs5.50/
> c:/cygwin/usr/windows/gs/gs6.50/bin/

Yes it is true, I found out. The problem is that the solution is not obvious 
for a newbie - when you run gsview it doesn't say "I cannot find ghostscript, 
please locate it for me!" - it says "Ghostscript does not exist - please 
download it from the internet. Download now / cancel". You have to cancel that, 
ignore a load of warnings and then enter "advanced settings". I am not used to 
have to go to "advanced settings" to perform a task as simple as pointing out a 
Well, but now it works, tnx, and it surprises me that performing this 
automatically is such a hard task now that everything else works so perfect.

-Rune (hopefully running linux by the end of today on his new P4 laptop)

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