René Berber r.berber@computer.org
Wed Dec 24 00:05:00 GMT 2008

Andreas Pfister wrote:

> I have a question regarding the startup procedure of cygwin.
> I tried to put an .login file into my home folder with an simple command
> in it an suggested that this will be executed after starting up cygwin
> but nothing happened. Any ideas or approaches to get that work ?

.login only works with csh (tcsh is also 'c-shell'), Cygwin uses bash
which use .bashrc and a few others to set up things at startup.
René Berber

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