[ANNOUNCEMENT] TEST RELEASE: Cygwin 1.7.34-003 (Christmas/New Year release)
Mon Jan 12 15:48:00 GMT 2015
On Jan 12 15:50, Andrey Repin wrote:
> Greetings, Corinna Vinschen!
> >> > I added a %H specifier to the /path schema which is substituted by the
> >> > Windows home path in POSIX notation. So, what you should be able to do
> >> > now is something like:
> >> >
> >> > db_home: /%H/cygwin
> >> I've used
> >> db_home: %H/cygwin
> > Meep! Did you read the preliminary user's guide? You really should.
> > https://cygwin.com/preliminary-ug/ntsec.html#ntsec-mapping-nsswitch-passwd
> > The leading slash is in integral part of the "path" scheme, The above
> > is not recognized as valid entry at all.
> Speaking of validity of entries.
> I was toying around with my chain of VM's, and got to think about a way to
> debug new nsswitch.conf configurations.
> Is there an easy way to see, what steps are performed, and what results are
> returned, from schemes specified in nsswitch.conf ?
I'm not sure I understand the question. Just change the db_home
or whatever entry to another one and start another mintty?
Corinna Vinschen Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Maintainer cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
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