Various questions - docs, paths

Earnie Boyd
Thu Apr 27 06:05:00 GMT 2000

--- Chris Faylor <> wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 27, 2000 at 05:46:24AM -0700, Earnie Boyd wrote:
> >Nice point.  This needs to be added to the TODO list.  BTW, why is your root
> >mounted on D: and your package installed in H:\Cygnus?  Why not change your
> >mount of / to `mount -f -b h:/Cygnus /'?  It should work much better that
> way.
> What needs to be added?  We're not going to be putting /cygdrive paths in
> the mount table.

The display of the cygdrive prefix needs to be added to the output of `mount'. 
Currently the only way to know the values of this is to either use regedit or

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