Calling Cygwin to start a shellscript

Brian Mathis
Fri May 15 22:51:00 GMT 2009

On Fri, May 15, 2009 at 5:35 PM, Thomas Wiedmann <> wrote:
> Hello,
> How can a shellscript be called from the Windows cmd console using Cygwin,
> i. e. by which command, options and arguments has Cygwin to be called to run
> a shellscript, e. g.
> Thomas Wiedmann

What I have done is associate files with a .sh extension to run the
bash.exe file.  Works for me, but I'm not sure if it pulls in all the
environment variables - but I don't need them.

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