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RE: cygwin programs won't end!
- To: Vincent_Virgilio at nmss dot com, Kevin Wright <kwright at aspectdv dot com>
- Subject: RE: cygwin programs won't end!
- From: Earnie Boyd <earnie_boyd at yahoo dot com>
- Date: Thu, 27 Apr 2000 12:33:34 -0700 (PDT)
- Cc: cygwin at sourceware dot cygnus dot com
- Reply-To: earnie_boyd at yahoo dot com
The proper place to set the CYGWIN environment variable is BEFORE starting a
cygwin process. Setting it after you've started BASH, especially for tty,
binmode, ntsec, ntea will not do what you expect.
--- Vincent_Virgilio@nmss.com wrote:
> Thanks Kevin, that did it.
> First I exported the new value of CYGWIN from within bash, to no avail. Then
> set it in .bashrc and restarted. Success. The console is now very
> I still have a minimal understanding of the CYGWIN flag "tty".
> Thanks again,
> Vince Virgilio
> "Kevin Wright" <email@example.com> on 04/27/2000 12:03:55 PM
> To: Vincent Virgilio/Natural MicroSystems/US@Natural MicroSystems
> Subject: RE: cygwin programs won't end!
> As a test, try changing the value of your CYGWIN variable to notty or
> just don't set it at all and see if this speeds up your response time.
> I had a similar experience when I set the CYGWIN variable to tty.
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: firstname.lastname@example.org
> > [mailto:email@example.com]On Behalf Of
> > Vincent_Virgilio@nmss.com
> > Sent: Thursday, April 27, 2000 11:42 AM
> > To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> > Subject: Re: cygwin programs won't end!
> > This is a "me too", with cygcheck and strace output. I installed the net
> > release yesterday, and notice a delay after every cygwin command;
> > a symptom
> > other's also experienced.
> > Perhaps the below output can serve as a cross-check on other's output.
> > "cygcheck -r -s -v" produces:
> > ========== BEGIN cygcheck ==============
> > Cygnus Win95/NT Configuration Diagnostics
> > Current System Time: Thu Apr 27 12:23:14 2000
> > WinNT Ver 4.0 build 1381 Service Pack 4
> > Path: /cygdrive/c/winnt/system32
> > /cygdrive/c/winnt
> > /usr/bin
> > /bin
> > SysDir: C:\WINNT\System32
> > WinDir: C:\WINNT
> > CYGWIN = `tty'
> > HOME = `/cygdrive/h'
> > PWD = `/usr/info'
> > !EXITCODE = `00000000'
> > !C: = `C:\cygwin\usr\info'
> > !H: = `H:\'
> > BASEDIR = `C:\msdev\ddk\'
> > COMPUTERNAME = `VVIRGILIO2'
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