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Re: Best practices for Cygwin install on Terminal Server in app mode?
- From: Igor Pechtchanski <pechtcha at cs dot nyu dot edu>
- To: "Alex K. Angelopoulos" <aka at mvps dot org>
- Cc: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Sat, 17 May 2003 12:52:19 -0400 (EDT)
- Subject: Re: Best practices for Cygwin install on Terminal Server in app mode?
- Reply-to: cygwin at cygwin dot com
On Sat, 17 May 2003, Andrew Markebo wrote:
> | bash-2.05b$ $PATH
> | bash:
> | /cygdrive/c/WINNT/system32:/cygdrive/c/WINNT:/cygdrive/c/WINNT/System32/Wb
> | em:/cygdrive/c/Program: No such file or directory
> I would vote for "echo $PATH" instead of "$PATH", what does mount say?
> If command not found, you might have to say
> /cygdrive/c/cygwin/bin/mount or similar..
> I vote for something like the mount-table is not set up, and the
> cygwin dir is not 'mounted' as /, therefore the .profile, .login (with
> and without '.' (they often set the path and so on) can't be found and
Alex, the output of "cygcheck -svr" attached, as per
<http://cygwin.com/problems.html> should be informative in this case.
Is it possible that Terminal Services gives you a temporary registry that
it throws out upon exiting?
Andy, FYI, the "/usr/bin:/bin:" is prepended to the PATH by the default
/etc/profile, so bash may not be finding /etc (IOW, I concur on your
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