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Re: TMP and TEMP get redefined, but I need the original values
- From: Roland Bluethgen <calocybe at web dot de>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Sun, 12 Jun 2011 23:01:12 +0200
- Subject: Re: TMP and TEMP get redefined, but I need the original values
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Thorsten Kampe wrote:
If you want Linux TMP and Windows TMP point to the same directory then
mount it in fstab or use $USERPROFILE/AppData/Local/Temp.
I shortened the story a bit, it's really more complicated. The TMP
definition in my case is user-crafted, not the default value which is
normally set up when a user is created in the Windows system.
Also, this approach would defeat the intended purpose of the
redefinition of TMP (avoiding permissions screwup). Or am I missing
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