bash, javac and that pesky slash.

Chris Faylor
Mon Jan 24 09:41:00 GMT 2000

On Mon, Jan 24, 2000 at 09:39:12AM -0800, Randall R Schulz wrote:
>You must distinguish Cygwin programs from all others and use Windows 
>native path name syntax for any program not compiled for Cygwin. For 
>me, this most often manifests itself when I wish to launch Vim.

Of course, you can always get a cygwin version of vim and then you
wouldn't have this problem.

Check out the cygwin web page for pointers to all sorts of ported


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