Determine home directory during install

Igor Peshansky
Fri Sep 8 15:50:00 GMT 2006

On Fri, 8 Sep 2006, Brian Mathis wrote:

> I've noticed that when I install cygwin fresh on a new machine, my
> home directory seems to change location.  Sometimes it's in
> C:/cygwin/home/[user], but on this machine for some reason its in
> C:/Documents and Settings/[user].
> How does the installer determine where to put it?  I have admin rights
> and access to create directories.  The only difference with this
> machine is that it's on a domain.  The other machines I use are
> standalone (like at home).

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