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Re: how do I report a bug in cygpath
Christopher Faylor wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 10, 2008 at 06:33:03PM -0500, Lee Dilkie wrote:
>> Larry Hall (Cygwin) wrote:
>> Thanks for the reply Larry.
>>>> It is reporting an absolute path for
>>>> windows style in all invocations and ignoring the absence of -a.
>>>> $ cygpath -w foo
>>>> $ cygpath -wa foo
>>>> $ cygpath -u foo
>>>> $ cygpath -ua foo
>>> WJFFM. What does 'cygpath --version' report for you? Mine is 188.8.131.52.
>>> Perhaps you're out of date?
>> $ cygpath --version
>> cygpath (cygwin) 1.51
>> Path Conversion Utility
>> Copyright 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006,
>> 2007, 2008 Red Hat, Inc.
>> Compiled on Oct 30 2008
>> I forgot to mention this is a cygwin 1.7 issue, my 1.5 version worked fine.
> Sorry but this WJFFM in cygwin-1.7.0-31 although the double // in the
> -ua case is annoying.
Sorry, but where is the manual or documentation for 1.7.?
Is it intentional that the output of cygpath would change in such a
non-backwards-compatible way? Showing only absolute paths in windows
broke my makefile scripts.
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