Cygwin fresh install imports Windows PATH which includes spaces causing errors
Wed Jul 25 01:10:00 GMT 2012
On 25/07/2012 2:47, Andrew DeFaria wrote:
> There'd be a /bin/make if you installed it...
> $ which make
> IMHO it's always better to go with a Cygwin way of doing things instead
> of installing some Unix/Linux thing through some Windows port like this
> Symbian\tools thing...
That make.exe was installed by Symbian Qt SDK which is windows native,
nothing to do with cygwin. In fact, that make.exe calls a perl script
use lib $FindBin::Bin;
So anyway, the problem is caused when calling a binary present on
windows path that can match a cygwin one, for example running a
After removing make the issue is happening again:
MS-DOS style path detected: /usr/local/bin/C:\Program
Preferred POSIX equivalent is: /usr/local/bin/C:/Program
CYGWIN environment variable option "nodosfilewarning" turns off this
Consult the user's guide for more details about POSIX paths:
Can't find C:\Program on PATH.
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