Who's using "CYGWIN=tty" and why?
Tue May 10 13:39:00 GMT 2011
>Ok, it sounds like there is no need whatsoever to set CYGWIN=tty with
>brltty. That is good news.
According to what Ken wrote, emacs won't work as well. This would be very
distressing, though I haven't verified it personally.
>I'd be pretty surprised if it was the case since if CYGWIN=tty *was*
>required then it seems like mintty would work too since the difference
>between the ptys that mintty uses and CYGWIN=tty mode is very small.
According to one whole trial it's large enough to convince brltty not to
deal with the window. This is suggestive but hardly conclusive. I'll try
>Has anyone tried running brltty without setting CYGWIN=tty?
Just now. So far I haven't noticed any problems but this is even less
significant. I guess "notty" was meant to say that tty should not be
mentioned at all in the $CYGWIN variable. I'll remove it and see what
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