cygpath compatiblity break (v2.1 -> v2.7)

cyg Simple
Thu Apr 27 08:46:00 GMT 2017

On 4/25/2017 9:51 PM, Brian Inglis wrote:
> On 2017-04-25 19:12, Brian Inglis wrote:
>> On 2017-04-25 03:16, Andrew Schulman wrote:
>>>> From: Yves Chevallier 
>>>>> How can I use this mailing list to answer a mail that I only
>>>>> find from this link
>>>> Send a plain-text e-mail to No need
>>>> to add a subject or body. It will send you the message, and you can
>>>> reply to that.
>>> Whoa. This should be documented somewhere.
>> It's documented in all subscription confirmation and acknowledgement 
>> emails from the mailing list manager, unless you subscribed before 
>> ezmlm was used, and you can get it by sending a blank plain text 
>> email to <list> e.g.
> [last line scrambled by email address obscurer]
> email to <list>-help at cygwin dot com e.g. cygwin-help at cygwin dot com

I was going to state the same yesterday but I gave it a try first.  The
resulting mail doesn't explain the use of cygwin-get.MSGID that I saw.
It mostly refers to the FAQ on

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