[ANNOUNCEMENT] Updated: cygwin-1.7.6-1

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Thu Aug 19 07:44:00 GMT 2010

On Aug 18 22:00, Buchbinder, Barry (NIH/NIAID) [E] wrote:
> Corinna Vinschen sent the following at Tuesday, August 17, 2010 4:16 AM
> >What changed since Cygwin 1.7.5:
> >================================
> >
> >- Cygwin handles the current working directory entirely on its own.  The
> >  Win32 current working directory is set to an invalid path to be out of
> >  the way.  This affects calls to the Win32 file API (CreateFile, etc.).
> >  See http://cygwin.com/htdocs/cygwin-ug-net/using.html#pathnames-win32-api
>                          ^^^^^
> In case you ever copy and paste the link, "htdocs/" needs to be deleted
> for it to work.

Ouch!  Thank you for the hint.  Actually that "htdocs" is a part of the
URL to the Cygwin docs on my private web server.  I hope I don't screw
up again in the next announcement...


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