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From: "Thomas, Mike" <mthomas AT cabletron DOT com>
To: cygwin-developers AT sourceware DOT cygnus DOT com
Subject: RE: Environment Variables
Date: Mon, 7 Jun 1999 15:47:18 -0400
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I didn't have the source on my system, I'm extracting it now, but I was in
hopes someone (maybe dj) would have known.  If there isn't a way to do what
I ask I like to see the addition of a way to specify whether to change the
environment or not.

Mike

-----Original Message-----
From: Chris Faylor [mailto:cgf AT cygnus DOT com]
Sent: Monday, June 07, 1999 1:19 PM
To: Thomas, Mike
Cc: cygwin-developers AT sourceware DOT cygnus DOT com
Subject: Re: Environment Variables


On Mon, Jun 07, 1999 at 01:08:42PM -0400, Thomas, Mike wrote:
>I have a quick question...  In b18 environment variables were being changed
>to uppercase before a executing a new process.  In b20 is this still the
>case?  If so is there a mechinisim by which we can change this to not alter
>the environment Maybe a registry entry?

I don't know the answer off the top of my head.  The actual code
involved is is in environ.cc.  I'd suggest that you look there and write
some simple test cases to supply you're own answer.

cgf

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