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Re: Remove Cygwin Path for Called Batch Script
- From: Tatsuro MATSUOKA <tmacchant2 at yahoo dot co dot jp>
- To: Scott Wegner <swegner at hdfgroup dot org>, cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Cc: me <matsuoka at nuce dot nagoya-u dot ac dot jp>
- Date: Wed, 26 Mar 2008 04:45:52 +0900 (JST)
- Subject: Re: Remove Cygwin Path for Called Batch Script
- Reply-to: matsuoka at nuce dot nagoya-u dot ac dot jp
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--- Scott Wegner <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Greg Chicares wrote:
> > On 2008-03-25 13:30Z, Scott Wegner wrote:
> >> I am trying to create a "wrapper" Cygwin bash script to add
> >> functionality to an existing Windows batch script. In my Cygwin script,
> >> I would like to call the batch file with something like:
> >> ...
> >> cmd.exe /k batch-script.bat params
> >> ...
> >> Calling the script in this fashion seems to generally work (in that the
> >> script executes). However, I have trouble because the Cygwin path is
> >> prepended to the Windows path in the batch script. As a result, trying
> >> to use the Windows "find" use Cygwin's instead.
> > If you write
> > %SystemRoot%\system32\find
> > in the batch file, then you'll get the msw "find" whether or not
> > any Cygwin directory is on your path.
> Hi Greg,
> Thanks for the quick reply. This is a feasible solution. However, I'd
> rather find a solution where the batch script can remain "unaware" of
> its Cygwin context. Once I get things working, I plan on creating bash
> script wrappers for many Windows batch scripts, so I'd like to make the
> changes in the Cygwin environment, rather than editing each batch script
> I'll keep looking at let you know if I find anything.
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