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AR# 21314

7.1 EDK - "md-ld.exe" cannot find the "xygwin1.dll"

Description

Keywords: EDK, Install, drop1.zip.xz, 7.1, xygwin1.dll

Urgency: Standard

General Description:
When running the "mb-ld.exe" executable, I receive an error indicating that the "xygwin1.dll" file cannot be found. This error is caused by a bad installation.

The following situation results in this error:

1. Uninstall EDK 6.3 using the Windows Uninstaller.
2. Install EDK 7.1 in the same directory as that where EDK 6.3 was installed.

The EDK 6.3 Uninstaller is not removing all of the files.

Solution

The following situation resolves this error:

1. Uninstall EDK 6.3 using the Windows Uninstaller.
2. Delete the EDK 6.3 directory.
3. Install EDK 7.1.
AR# 21314
Date Created 04/25/2005
Last Updated 04/13/2007
Status Archive
Type General Article