# [postgis-users] PostGIS Windows installer

Steffen Macke sdteffen at web.de
Tue Jul 1 21:22:15 PDT 2003

```Hi Tyler,

> The installer didn't seem to work for me.  It complained about not finding
> cygwin1.dll in the path, but it is in the path.  It wouldn't continue,
> telling me to reboot.  Any suggestions?

To reduce complexity, we require Cygwin to be installed in c:\cygwin (which
is the default). If you have a different setup, the installer has to be