Suppressing annoying warnings
Uday S Reddy
Sun Nov 18 13:50:00 GMT 2012
On 10/1/2012 1:18 AM, Christopher Faylor wrote:
> On Sat, Sep 29, 2012 at 11:53:06AM -0400, Ken Brown wrote:
>> On 9/29/2012 11:33 AM, Daniel Corbe wrote:
>>> If this were an environment that I had customized on my own I might
>>> agree with you; however, this is a standard toolkit that I'm working
>>> with and its functionally portable to every platform I've tried to use
>>> so far except for cygwin.
>> And the reason is that this "standard toolkit" uses an obsolete setting
>> of the CYGWIN environment variable. It needs to be updated.
> Especially since it had absolutely no business setting the variable to
> begin with.
I am trying to understand why it is said that emacs-w3m had no business
setting the environment variable.
Obviously, it was a setting recommended in earlier versions of Cygwin,
and emacs-w3m is setting it for its own sub-processes. Is there a
better way of arranging things?
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