default cygdrive path prefix #define

Christopher Faylor
Sat Nov 4 21:09:00 GMT 2000

On Sun, Nov 05, 2000 at 12:05:28AM -0500, Jason Tishler wrote:
>What about winsup/cygwin/include/sys/version.h?  There is already stuff
>like the following:
>         /* Identifiers used in the Win32 registry. */
>    #define CYGWIN_INFO_CYGNUS_REGISTRY_NAME "Cygnus Solutions"
>    #define CYGWIN_INFO_PROGRAM_OPTIONS_NAME "Program Options"
>I'm looking to add the following 3 #defines (with possibly better (i.e.,
>longer) names):
>    #define CYGDRIVE_FLAGS "cygdrive flags"
>    #define CYGDRIVE_PREFIX "cygdrive prefix"
>    #define CYGDRIVE_DEFAULT_PREFIX "/cygdrive"
>Note that already includes both so I'm quite willing to use

I think that you mean cygwin/version.h.  You're right.  That is the
right place for it.  I was going to suggest this but somehow I thought
that that header file wasn't available outside of the winsup tree.  But,
of course it is.

The naming should be consistent, though.  This should be


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