Path problems in subshells

Earnie Boyd
Mon May 31 21:10:00 GMT 1999

--- Mark Peterson <> wrote:
> I am having problems using GNAT with cygwin-b20.1 on NT4.0.  I may have
> two problems, but if i put cygnus first in the path, then gnat, then
> the  GNAT Ada compiler is masked over by the gcc in
> H-i586-cygwin32/bin.  If I put GNAT first, then utilities like cat and
> ls cannot be found by sh.exe - that is what the configure script is run
> under, right?
> So the subprocess (configure) does not seem to be able to find the
> executables it needs.
> I hope someone can help.
> Thanks,
> Mark
> Found: c:\GNAT\bin\cpp.exe
> Found: c:\usr\cpp.exe
> Warning: c:\GNAT\bin\cpp.exe hides c:\usr\cpp.exe

This is your big problem.  Cygcheck should not be able to find this.
"Earnie Boyd" < >
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