RFC: 1.7.33 problem with user's home directory
Wed Nov 12 10:30:00 GMT 2014
On Nov 11 23:19, Andrey Repin wrote:
> >> nsswitch.conf configurable settings:
> >> user: Use %AppData%/Cygwin%PLATFORM% (Separate directory for different
> >> platform Cygwins)
> > I really don't like this one.
> I'm just summing up suggestions that have been raised in the list for last
> day. :)
> > Your naming scheme (user/system/cygwin) has its merits, but I don't see that
> > a home directory of any sort belongs under AppData.
> Not home directory. User profile directory.
I was talking about the Cygwin home dir. The home dir is a home dir.
It doesn't contain only stuff which is application dependent. It may
also contain arbitrary user-specific stuff. So the Cygwin home dir
is equivalent to the CMD homedir, which is %HOMEDRIVE%%HOMEPATH%,
Corinna Vinschen Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Maintainer cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
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