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Re: How to make dos windows bring up BASH automatically
- From: Randall R Schulz <rrschulz at cris dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Sun, 16 Feb 2003 08:40:15 -0800
- Subject: Re: How to make dos windows bring up BASH automatically
- References: <email@example.com>
At 08:04 2003-02-16, Max Bowsher wrote:
It sounds as if when there already is a window running BASH Steve wants
that window to be brought to the front when he invokes a "bash" command
rather than having a new window running a new BASH created.
> I have set up my path so that I can type "bash" in any dos window and
> get bash.
> I would like to set this up to be automatic, such that whenever I
> activate a window for dos, that dos window comes up with the command
Please explain what you mean by this.
> to switch to bash already executed.
I'd be interested in knowing how this could be accomplished short of
writing some special COM code or something (partly out of idle
curiosity, partly 'cause sometimes I'd like to do similar things,
though not usually with a shell).
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