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Re: Need help in umounting the auto mounted mount points
- From: "Larry Hall (RFK Partners, Inc)" <lhall at rfk dot com>
- To: "Geetha Raman" <Geetha dot raman at windriver dot com>, <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Wed, 05 Jun 2002 22:02:12 -0400
- Subject: Re: Need help in umounting the auto mounted mount points
At 09:55 PM 6/5/2002, Geetha Raman wrote:
>I have recently downloaded the cygwin ver 1.3.10 and I have noticed
>that it automatically mounts all windows mapped drive as follows
>c: on /cygdrive/c type user (textmode,noumount)
>m: on /cygdrive/m type user (textmode,noumount)
>u: on /cygdrive/u type user (textmode,noumount)
>If I tried to umount , it is not unmounting it. This is creating some
>of our script to fail since " :" is the path separator in unix and the
>script adds w:/cvs/.... to path and earlier (old version) of cygwin used
>to treat this as /cygdrive/w but now it takes as it is.
>I would appreciate if you help me to umount this so that it shouldn't
>mount automatically when I try to map a network drive. I want the old
>behaviour. Let me know.
Even if you could umount drives from /cygdrive, this wouldn't solve your
problem. I'm also curious as to what earlier version of Cygwin you found
would correctly interpret <drive>:<path> syntax in the PATH variable. Can
you tell us all which version that was and show us an example?
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