incorrect terminfo link in /lib and /usr/lib
Mon Dec 3 09:39:00 GMT 2001
Tom Porcher wrote:
> I think I see the problem here. On my installation of Cygwin (1.3.5),
> the link in /usr/lib is:
> /usr/lib/terminfo -> ../share/terminfo
> This link is fine for /usr/lib, where "../share/terminfo" resolves to
> "/usr/share/terminfo". But referencing the same link from /lib:
> /lib/terminfo -> ../share/terminfo
> results in a dead link, because "/share/terminfo" does not exist.
> The link should be an absolute link to "/usr/share/terminfo" and not
> a relative link such as it is.
Probably. But I *used* to do it that way, and I vaugely remember that
it caused problems. But I don't remember what. Can anybody recall, or
am I just blowing smoke?
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