install on win7 enterprise, can't modify bash start up shortcut

Christopher Faylor
Sun Aug 21 07:55:00 GMT 2011

On Sat, Aug 20, 2011 at 07:48:50PM +0200, Csaba Raduly wrote:
>On Sat, Aug 20, 2011 at 7:10 PM, LMH  wrote:
>> Well key shortcut copy and past would be very nice. How do I go about
>> setting up bash to run with the mintty terminal and not cmd? Can you link me
>> to something?
>I have a shortcut with the following target, on my desktop:
>C:\cygwin\bin\mintty.exe -h error /usr/bin/bash --login
>If you install the mintty package with Cygwin setup, it will create a
>mintty shortcut under Start Menu/Programs/Cygwin

I must be missing something.  Why would mintty ever use "cmd"?


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