Cygwin64 ignoring /etc/passwd shell field?
Mon Mar 3 15:05:00 GMT 2014
On Mar 3 08:55, Charles Wilson wrote:
> On 2/26/2014 5:07 AM, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> >Weird, I was pretty sure we already have an /etc/shells file installed
> >by default. Apparently not. So, shan't we add one?
> > /bin/sh
> > /bin/bash
> > /bin/dash
> > /bin/mksh
> > /bin/zsh
> > /usr/bin/sh
> > /usr/bin/bash
> > /usr/bin/dash
> > /usr/bin/mksh
> > /usr/bin/zsh
> >The base-files package would be a good place to be. David?
> Currently inetutils-server provides /etc/defaults/etc/shells. If
> that file is required by base functionality now, then I've no
> problem removing it and modifying inetutils' postinstall/preremove
> scripts. But we'll need to synchronize the uploads of
> inetutils-server-$next and base-files-$next.
> Speaking of base-files, version 4.1-2 has been in test now for over
> two years...works fine here and fixes a problem with $TEMP and other
> "standard" variable names: 4.1-1 set both $TEMP and $temp, but these
> are not distinguished by native processes, leading to confusion if a
> native process reset $TEMP (but not $temp).
I had a problem when running it in an early stage of 64 bit development,
but I don't remember at all what the problem was. Do you run it on
64 bit as well?
Corinna Vinschen Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Maintainer cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
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