Bug in 'find' 4.2.11-CVS when traversing NTFS mount points

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Tue Feb 22 16:49:00 GMT 2005


On Feb 18 09:58, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> On Feb 17 01:52, Tim Hubberstey wrote:
> > $ find /cygdrive/c -name @@@F\*
> > find: Filesystem loop detected; `/cygdrive/c/aa/aa' has the same device
> > number and inode as a directory which is 2 levels higher in the
> > filesystem hierarchy.
> 
> But I'm sure you don't want that.  [blah]
> Sorry, but there's currently no good solution for that.

In contrast to what I said, there seemed to have been a pretty simple
solution which doesn't slow down Cygwin at all.  Please try the latest
developer snapshot from http://cygwin.com/snapshots .


Corinna

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