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Re: New versions of bzip2 and patch?
- To: Michael Ring <michael-ring at t-online dot de>, cygwin-apps at sources dot redhat dot com
- Subject: Re: New versions of bzip2 and patch?
- From: Earnie Boyd <earnie_boyd at yahoo dot com>
- Date: Mon, 20 Nov 2000 19:05:05 -0800 (PST)
--- Michael Ring <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> In a standard installation TMP or TEMP points to a directory outside
> your cygwin installation (normally somewhere on the drive where nt is
> installed). The drive is accessed in textmode per default, so the
> temporary files gets written with cr/lf endings. The final copy now puts
> this cr/lf file in your /tmp directory and now you end up with a file
> that includes cr/lf (which is not what you want).
> I have seen postings about this problem every once a while on cygwin.
Used to be a problem, setup now does the correct thing and makes /cygdrive
mounted to whatever the user chooses, either UNIX mode or DOS mode and USER
context or SYSTEM context.
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