Weird path duplication for shell scripts?
Tue Nov 30 23:39:00 GMT 1999
Relative paths are a known problem for Cygwin b20.1. The pathing coding has
changed since and the Cygwin v1 CD and the current snapshots have this
--- Jon Leichter <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I saw this EXACT same problem when I 'upgraded' to the Jan 15, 1999 Cygwin
> DLL. I didn't see it right away. It just happened one day, after I had been
> using the new DLL for a couple of days. I tried reverting back to the Dec
> Cygwin DLL, and the problem went away.
> I wonder if anyone has more insight on this.
> Jon Leichter
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: email@example.com
> > [ mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]On Behalf Of David O'Riva
> > Sent: Tuesday, November 02, 1999 8:38 AM
> > To: email@example.com
> > Subject: Weird path duplication for shell scripts?
> > Cygwin b20.1, Windows NT sp4
> > While building man, I ran into this odd problem: Executing a shell
> > script with an explicit relative path causes duplication of the path
> > section, resulting in the script failing. Example:
> > [assumes a subdirectory "x" containing a shell script "scr"]
> > bash$ x/scr
> > x/x/scr: Can't open x/x/scr
> > bash$
> > STRACE confirms this:
> > [...]
> > 15746 644741 [main] sh 1022 dll_crt0_1: Application CYGWIN version:
> > 20.1, api: 0.0
> > 16564 661305 [main] sh 1022 dll_crt0_1: CYGWIN DLL version: 21.0, api:
> > 0.8
> > 16610 677915 [main] sh 1022 build_argv: argv = '/usr/bin/sh.exe'
> > 16627 694542 [main] sh 1022 build_argv: argv = 'x/x/scr'
> > 16787 711329 [main] sh 1022 build_argv: argv = '(null)'
> > 16552 727881 [main] sh 1022 DllList::initAll: call to DllList::initAll
> > 16658 744539 [main] sh 1022 dll_crt0_1: user_data->main 0x40105C
> > 17111 761650 [main] sh 1022 _open: open (x/x/scr, 0x0)
> > [...]
> > Help?? Sorry if this has been addressed before, couldn't find a thing
> > in the archives or the FAQ...
> > --
> > -dave _________________________
> > ------------/ David O'Riva \--------------
> > 408- | Staff Software Engineer | oriva@
> > 473-9413 | Atari Games, Inc. | agames.com
> > \_________________________/
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