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Re: Win7 system update hosed something in Cygwin
On Fri, Aug 16, 2019 at 2:20 PM Andrey Repin wrote:
> Greetings, David Karr!
> >> > So, before this reboot, my Cygwin home directory has always been
> >> > "/home/<myuid>", which has always resided at
> >> > After the reboot, my Cygwin home directory is "/", which appears to
> >> > translate to "c:\cygwin64" (from "cygpath -w /"). However, according
> >> > the rules listed in /etc/profille, I SHOULD be getting home set to
> >> > "c:/Users/<myuid>", although I don't want that.
> >> >
> >> > Any other ideas?
> >> 1. cygcheck -srv? (include the compressed output to your reply)
> >> 2. getent passwd? (what home directory for your id?)
> > The first line of this output is this (with some minor elisions):
> Your machine is a domain member?
> > This does seem to correspond to having a homedir of "/".
> Not "correspond", but it exactly is.
Clearly, but I still don't know what changed to make this start happening.
> > I don't know what this looked like before.
> >> 3. /etc/nsswitch.conf? (db_home?)
> With best regards,
> Andrey Repin
> Friday, August 16, 2019 23:31:58
> Sorry for my terrible english...
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