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AR# 33269

11 EDK - Potential conflicts between Cygwin and McAfee

Description

Why do some of my EDK applications hang?

Solution

One potential problem is a conflict between how McAfee and Cygwin interact. Searching the McAfee KnowledgeBase turns up the following solution:
https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=KB55075

Following is a list from the Cygwin Web site that enumerates other applications that have been found to cause conflicts:
http://cygwin.com/faq/faq.html#faq.using.bloda

AR# 33269
Date Created 08/11/2009
Last Updated 02/06/2014
Status Active
Type General Article
Tools
  • EDK - 11