cygwin mount points

Christopher Faylor
Sat Jun 9 21:50:00 GMT 2001

On Fri, Jun 08, 2001 at 08:14:20AM -0700, Karl M wrote:
>I understand what the default cygwin mount points are...I have found
>lots of references to that.
>But I'm curious...why is /usr/bin mapped to /bin and /usr/lib to /lib
>by default?
>I see some small effects like only one cygwin addition to PATH for
>me...but is there something bit it does for me?
>I've searched for this answer, but have not found anything that answers
>the WHY part of the question.

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