This is the mail archive of the
mailing list for the Cygwin project.
Re: ssh appending CR to ouptut
- From: Corinna Vinschen <corinna-cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Wed, 20 Jun 2007 13:19:47 +0200
- Subject: Re: ssh appending CR to ouptut
- References: <46788A1A.firstname.lastname@example.org> <46788C92.email@example.com>
- Reply-to: cygwin at cygwin dot com
On Jun 19 22:10, Larry Hall (Cygwin) wrote:
> Julian Neil wrote:
> >Under Windows Server 2003, ssh appends CR to some command outputs (eg
> >when I execute hostname). This is causing some of my scripts to fail. I
> >have tried fiddling with the CYGWIN environment variable, but it doesn't
> >seem to help.
> >Attached are some simple test cases and cygcheck output.
> >Any suggestions?
> Yes. First, send problem reports to the Cygwin list. The Cygwin apps list
> is for packaging issues and 'setup.exe' discussions/issues. Please respect
> the Reply-To I've set and remove cygwin-apps from the recipient list if you
> intend to follow-up on this thread.
> Second, install the 'coreutils' package. You're calling the Windows
> 'hostname' executable. You need the Cygwin one.
This is probably a problem with $PATH when not running an interactive
shell, like this:
$ echo $PATH
$ type hostname
hostname is /usr/bin/hostname
$ ssh localhost 'echo $PATH'
$ ssh localhost type hostname
hostname is /cygdrive/c/WINDOWS/system32/hostname
Corinna Vinschen Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Project Co-Leader cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
Unsubscribe info: http://cygwin.com/ml/#unsubscribe-simple
Problem reports: http://cygwin.com/problems.html