Cygwin /tmp\foo behaviour

Suhaib Siddiqi
Mon Jun 12 03:59:00 GMT 2000

> He was testing something by typing a command in bash.  That is what I
> meant.  That is why I mentioned "bash" and then talked about "gcc".  I
> was trying to clarify the fact that Trevor's attempt to test the problem
> by using a 'ld' command in bash was unrelated to the problem in gcc.

I was suggesting to test by typing /tmp\c00017569.base in bash and it will
return /tmpc00017569.base.  This was to show that /tmp\c00017569.base
was not same as /tmp/c00017569.base.

> >With my Cygwin setup I have not seen this problem, although I do have
> >TEMP, TMP and TEMPDIR in my ENV
> >
> >TEMP=G:\Temp
> >TMP=G:\Temp
> >TMPDIR=/tmp
> I would guess that your TMPDIR takes precedence, then.  I'm not 100%
> certain what causes the problem.

I had them set in Windows2000 System ENV.

> cgf

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