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Re:For Corinna Executable bit in FAT
First thanx for ur reply....
I hv seen ur name at lots of places in CYGWIN world.
I am glad u took the trouble of answering my rather basic question.
But one thing....
I tried one thingds suggested on the net.
mount -x ..... .......
With this I could set executable bit to a file.
Do u think it is the right approach.
Because switiching to NTFS will take a heavy toll on my very limited time
Kindly tell me wjat shud I do
----- Original Message -----
From: "Corinna Vinschen" <email@example.com>
Sent: Saturday, May 24, 2003 3:10 AM
Subject: Re: Executable bit in FAT
> On Sat, May 24, 2003 at 01:52:16PM -0700, Vikram Mehta wrote:
> > How do I set executable bits for a file in CYGWIN on FAT32 .I am using
> > Windows2k
> You can't, except by giving the right extension (.exe) or, if it's
> a script, by having a first line with "#!/path/to/interpreter".
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