BUG: cygwin warning: barfs on domain-based-mboxes; env corrupted by login(-p disabled)
Mon Dec 8 10:52:00 GMT 2014
On Dec 2 17:01, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> On Oct 27 23:09, Linda Walsh wrote:
> > At the very least, "login -p" should be fixed to work (whereas
> > now it has been explicitly patch to NOT WORK (man login:...)
> > -p Used by getty(8) to tell login not to destroy the environment.
> > This is disabled in the Cygwin version.
> > Can login have the cygwin specific code that disables "-p"
> > removed?
> You can always compile it yourself, of course. For the official
> version we're not going to reintroduce this.
> However, the latest Cygwin snapshot from https://cygwin.com/snapshots/
> contains a patch which merges the user's default Windows environment
> (more precise, the variables from the user's default Windows environment
> missing in the current environment) as soon as the user is switched.
> Please give it a try.
Linda? Ping? Did you have a chance to test this change?
Corinna Vinschen Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Maintainer cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
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