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Re: paths under ming
- To: Reza Habib <firstname.lastname@example.org>, Cygwin Mailing List <email@example.com>
- Subject: Re: paths under ming
- From: Earnie Boyd <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Date: Sun, 11 Jul 1999 15:47:47 -0700 (PDT)
- Reply-To: email@example.com
Your mingw32 program will not map the cygwin mounted directory table to the
physical directories. Is this what you're trying to do? It also won't
properly follow the logical links to the physical paths.
--- Reza Habib <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Hello. I've written a console program with mingw32 which takes command line
> parameters. Some of these parameters consist of file names (including
> paths). Running the program under bash works fine, however, running it from
> the windows console, it can't seem to find the files the parameters refer
> to. I think this has to do with how the directory and filenames are
> specified. I've tried both windows style backslashes '\' and unix style
> forward slashes '/', as well as all caps, all lower case, and matching
> cases, and none of this seems to work under the dos console. Can someone
> tell me how programs compiled with mingw32 expect filenames passed from the
> command line. Thanks.
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