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Re: Cygwin fresh install imports Windows PATH which includes spaces causing errors
On 7/24/2012 6:09 PM, Aaron Schneider wrote:
On 25/07/2012 2:47, Andrew DeFaria wrote:
And, IMHO, should be avoided like the plague... Just my opinion.
There'd be a /bin/make if you installed it...
$ which make
IMHO it's always better to go with a Cygwin way of doing things instead
of installing some Unix/Linux thing through some Windows port like this
That make.exe was installed by Symbian Qt SDK which is windows native,
nothing to do with cygwin.
In fact, that make.exe calls a perl script called make.pl:Maybe when in Cygwin, /bin and /usr/bin should be put in your PATH ahead
of the Windows stuff. I know I've run with C:\Cygwin\bin in the front of
my Windows System Environment PATH variable for years without issue
(though I think some around here might say it's not a good idea).
use lib $FindBin::Bin;
So anyway, the problem is caused when calling a binary present on
windows path that can match a cygwin one, for example running a
After removing make the issue is happening again:
MS-DOS style path detected: /usr/local/bin/C:\Program
Preferred POSIX equivalent is: /usr/local/bin/C:/Program
CYGWIN environment variable option "nodosfilewarning" turns off this
Consult the user's guide for more details about POSIX paths:
Can't find C:\Program on PATH.
Andrew DeFaria <http://defaria.com>
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