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RE: bash init failing on cygwin terminal launch

>> When I launch a cygwin terminal I see this line:
>>        : No such file or directoryand Settings/rowet/.bashrc
>> Then I am dumped into a bash prompt where .bashrc hasn't been read
and I
>> think the normal bash config stuff hasn't finished either.  If I type
>> 'bash[return]' from this screwed-up login everything works fine.
>> Obviously something is tripping up on the space in
>> and Settings\rowet'.  
> Maybe so, but you also got a CR lineending in there, which is why the
> message wrote over itself in that characteristic way.  You probably
> /etc/profile or one of the other scripts using
> To figure out exactly where, open a cmd.exe shell, cd into your cygwin
> dir, and run "bash --login -i -x".  You should be able to follow
> getting invoked when that way; then just run d2u on the offending

The tail of `bash --login -i -x` is:
	+ cd '/cygdrive/c/Documents and Settings/rowet'
	+ case `id -ng` in
	++ id -ng
	' . '/cygdrive/c/Documents and Settings/rowet/.bashrc
	: No such file or directory and Settings/rowet/.bashrc

I cannot figure out the failing script from this.  The `id -ng` stuff is
from the end of /etc/profile, so I guess /etc/profile gets through OK.
I ran dos2unix against /etc/profile and .bashrc to no effect.

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