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Re: PATH: getting the order right

On Tue, 28 Oct 2003 wrote:

> I like putting c:\;c:\Cygwin\bin;c:\Cygwin\usr\X11R6\bin before
> c:\WINDOWS\system32;C:\WINDOWS;C:\WINDOWS\System32\Wbem in my Windows path.
> For the first tine I am using a computer that is administered by somebody
> else (I hate this more than I can say) and in My Computer -> Properties ->
> Advanced -> Environment variables I find the System-defined  path (what I
> want to come 2nd) necessarly precedes the User-defined path. Can anybody
> help me fix this ordering? Thank you. Fergus

Either use bash or create a batch file and set the PATH there...  E.g.,

	@echo off
	set PATH=c:\;c:\Cygwin\bin;c:\Cygwin\usr\X11R6\bin;%PATH%

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