CYGWIN variable and NT emacs 20.3 (or even vim)

Sergey Okhapkin
Mon Dec 14 04:18:00 GMT 1998

Ian Collins wrote:
> I now telnet to the Cygnus NT server and login (/dev/tty0), and rerun "emacs
> -nw"
> I get the error: "emacs: standard input is not a tty".
> Isn't the CYGWIN action for tty the wrong way round??
> Why doesn't it work from a pseudo tty??

Telnetd always creates pseudo tty to run a session. NTEmacs can't run with std handles redirected to pipes.

Sergey Okhapkin,
Piscataway, NJ

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