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Re: "run" changes behavior with cygwin-17.6
On 18 August 2010 19:24, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>>I noticed a similar change in cygstart, too. I used to have a script
>>that would cd to a directory and then run cygstart. After the upgrade to
>>1.7.6, this stopped working. I had to use the --directory switch to
>>cygstart to get the right behavior.
> Call me dense but I don't understand why any changes are needed. ÂIf
> you're cd'ed to a non-Cygwin-special location why doesn't stuff "just
The Win32 working directory is changed to '\\?\PIPE\' at process
startup, otherwise the working directory can't be deleted from under
the process, which you can do on Linux.
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