New "feature" introduced with winsup automount?

DJ Delorie
Sun Feb 28 23:02:00 GMT 1999

> << I used to be able to do "ls //D/" to get a listing of my D: drive but
>  this no longer works. >>

Our current plan is to re-enable this syntax for a while, to allow
people to migrate to the new syntax, which will be:


The "cygdrive" part is customizable via the mount command, so you could
change it to:




Because the "cygdrive" part may be different on different systems,
it's best not to hard-code it in your programs.

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