No such file or directory

Chris Faylor
Mon Mar 27 07:51:00 GMT 2000

On Mon, Mar 27, 2000 at 05:55:31AM -0800, Earnie Boyd wrote:
>--- Chris Faylor <> wrote:
>> On Sat, Mar 25, 2000 at 10:40:13PM -0500, Larry Hall (RFK Partners, Inc)
>> wrote:
>> >Looks to me like your big problem is the install program which assumes the 
>> >UNIX convention of executables without extensions (.exe).  It looks for
>> >remind and not remind.exe, which is what exists.
>> I wonder if it would really be a big deal if cygwin, by default, found a
>> file "foo.exe" if there was no existing file "foo".
>> We keep running into this problem and I wonder if implementing this in
>> cygwin would solve more problems than it causes.
>What a concept Chris! ;^)  It sounds like an awesome task.  What happens if foo
>and foo.exe exists?

Then foo wins, of course.  

>What is going to change install or Cygwin1.dll?

When I refer to cygwin, I mean the DLL.

>P.S.: What is

No idea.


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