Vim and Cygnus

Chris Faylor
Mon Jun 5 08:44:00 GMT 2000

On Mon, Jun 05, 2000 at 07:26:16PM +1000, raf wrote:
>> I am using Cygnus tools (cygwin 1.1) and Vim for my development (powerful
>> combination). My shell is bash and the cygnus root is D:/root.  Cygwin has
>> created certain mount points for convenience :
>>      $ mount
>>      D:\root\bin         /usr/bin            user         binmode
>>      D:\root\lib         /usr/lib            user         binmode
>>      D:\root             /                   user         binmode
>>      $ cat /tmp/x
>>      Test file
>>      $vim /tmp/x
>>      [New File]
>> Vim searches for a file called D:/tmp/x which does not exist.
>> Is there any way by which I can make Vim recognize cygwin mount points?
>there's a precompiled cygwin gvim binary at

Also, as in most software projects, the "Cygnus" web page at:

has a wealth of information about ported programs.


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