RFC: 1.7.33 problem with user's home directory

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Thu Nov 13 09:07:00 GMT 2014

On Nov 12 23:23, Andrey Repin wrote:
> > So the Cygwin home dir
> > is equivalent to the CMD homedir, which is %HOMEDRIVE%%HOMEPATH%,
> Which is covered by "system" setting. Which will either read the location from
> AD or use %HOMEPATH%, if all else fails.
> > not %HOMEPATH%/AppData/Roaming/CMD.
> I don't see, why not. Forget for a moment about its true location.
> Does it matter, where the files are located, when cygwin is running?

Not when it's running, but a homedir does *not* belong under AppData,
especially not under Roaming.


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
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