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Re: Unset TMP/TEMP in profile? (was Re: [ANNOUNCEMENT] [1.7] Updated: cygwin-1.7.0-67)
- From: Angelo Graziosi <angelo dot graziosi at alice dot it>
- To: Cygwin <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Mon, 07 Mar 2011 18:09:19 +0100
- Subject: Re: Unset TMP/TEMP in profile? (was Re: [ANNOUNCEMENT] [1.7] Updated: cygwin-1.7.0-67)
Just for the record...
Andy Koppe wrote:
Some (badly written) Windows programs expect TEMP and/or TMP to always
be set to a valid directory and will misbehave when they aren't.
they're unlucky, stuff might even get overwritten.
For Windows native applications, I adopted this solution in .bashrc
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