Mail Archives: cygwin-developers/1999/01/09/09:30:28
On Sat, Jan 09, 1999 at 11:02:26AM +1300, Will Mooar wrote:
>>* //<drive>/ magic will die a painful death.
>>* Cygwin will automatically add a user mount when converting from a
>> Win32 path to a POSIX path when there is no user or global mount
>> point that will work to do the translation. The temporary mount will
>> use the path /cygdrive/<drive> unless overridden. The temporary
>> path root could be changed using the "mount" utility.
>How about having a global default of "/dev/<drive>" which would replace
I think that this is already covered in Geoff's email. We're not going
to be using /dev since this use of /dev is not much like unix.
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