env cygwin, value=tty

Christopher Faylor cgf-cygwin@cygwin.com
Wed Dec 18 18:26:00 GMT 2002

On Wed, Dec 18, 2002 at 06:00:28PM -0800, linda w (cyg) wrote:
>A bit weird, but the CYGWIN env var says that if it doesn't contain
>"TTY", it will default to MS-DOS defaults of control-z for end of file
>yet I don't have CYGWIN set and control-d seems to work as my
>end-of-file while control-z does not.
>Is the documentation correct, or does the "-i" flag to bash do
>something similar -- though CYGWIN still isn't set that way in the
>environment but 'cat' also takes control-d and not control-z as eof.

The documentation was incorrect.  Cygwin honors most of the stty
settings, even with CYGWIN=notty.


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