[ANNOUNCEMENT] Updated: vim-7.3.003-1

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Fri Aug 20 20:31:00 GMT 2010

On Aug 20 16:03, Christopher Faylor wrote:
> On Fri, Aug 20, 2010 at 09:27:25PM +0200, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> >Erm... btw., how is that different from the message, if you need a
> >valid Win32 CWD in your hybrid app, use cygwin_internal(CW_SYNC_WINCWD)?
> My supposition is that the breakage for hybrid applications is much more
> pervasive than for programs which want to delete directories that someone
> has cd'ed to.
> But, actually, I am liking the "just relink your app like this if that
> is what you want" solution better.  That means minor tweaks to the
> current Cygwin code.  A pure Cygwin app continues to behave like linux.
> You just have to rebuild your hybrid app.
> I think I'll work on a proof-of-concept for that.

That sounds good.  I would just like to point out that I'm still open to
the Win32-friendly solution, if there's a majority in this thread who
think that this is more important than the ability to delete some
directory the Linux-way.


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
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