Cygwin directory slash problem?

Corinna Vinschen corinna@vinschen.de
Sat Mar 25 02:06:00 GMT 2000


> Me in Reflection wrote:
> For some reason, my installation of Cygwin does not accept the
> backslash (\) but only accepts the forward slash as in Linux (/) at
> the bash prompt or at the gcc input. Is this the default behaviour
> that cannot be changed? Or is there somewhere I can change this? I

Either use quoting

    '\foo\bar'

or double backslashes

    \\foo\\bar

Corinna

--
Want to unsubscribe from this list?
Send a message to cygwin-unsubscribe@sourceware.cygnus.com



More information about the Cygwin mailing list