[HEADSUP] Let's start a Cygwin 1.7 release area

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Thu Apr 3 19:17:00 GMT 2008

On Apr  3 15:10, Larry Hall wrote:
> Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>> On Apr  3 14:45, Larry Hall wrote:
>>> # Commented line below represents the default '/' mount point.  To 
>>> override
>>> # this, uncomment the line and make the appropriate changes.
>> Well, it's *my* /etc/fstab file.  You can just omit the root dir entry
>> on your machine, or override it with something else.  I don't think
>> anybody on the world really needs or even expects an explaining comment
>> on my local machine, except, maybe, a hacker :)
> I guess I misunderstood.  I thought this was an example of a generated
> fstab file.  So is there going to be a generated file with generated
> entries too once this gets out into the "real world"?

See http://cygwin.com/ml/cygwin-developers/2008-04/msg00002.html
and http://cygwin.com/ml/cygwin-developers/2008-04/msg00003.html

I guess that would be something for the postinstall script which
is supposed to generate the fstab file.


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
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