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Re: "Open bash shell here" shell extension
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- Subject: Re: "Open bash shell here" shell extension
- From: "Gary R Van Sickle" <tiberius at braemarinc dot com>
- Date: Wed, 29 Aug 2001 12:55:28 -0500
Could this info be added to the FAQ? Perhaps in a new section, something
like "Getting the Most Out Of Cygwin"? Or, in response to the probable
response, who do I send the patch to?
> thank you!!!! for the guidance --- a little
> modification yields
> bash.exe -c 'cd "%1"; exec rxvt -sr -sl 2500 -fg
> lightblue -geometry 80x25 -bg midnightblue -sb -e
> which is my 'standard' terminal window opened in the
> selected folder
--- Tehmul Ghyara <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> >Something like "Command Prompt Here" from
> >Power Toys
> >Is there a way to do that? That would be veery
> >Thanks for any help.
> Try this. Open Explorer, click View->Options, or
> Tools->Folder Options in W2k,
> click File Types,
> locate the item that says Folder,
> click Edit, or if using W2k, click Advanced
> click New,
> In the Action field, put in 'Bash here'
> In the Application field, put in
> bash -c 'cd "%1"; exec bash'
> Click Ok.
> That ought to do it hopefully.
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