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RE: bash and temp
- From: "Dave Korn" <dave dot korn at artimi dot com>
- To: "'my parity bit just broke'" <cygwin-talk at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Wed, 19 Jan 2005 16:52:06 -0000
- Subject: RE: bash and temp
- Reply-to: Talk Amongst Yourselves <cygwin-talk at cygwin dot com>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: cygwin-talk-owner On Behalf Of One Angry User
> Sent: 19 January 2005 16:28
> To: Talk Amongst Yourselves
> Subject: RE: bash and temp
> On Wed, 19 Jan 2005, Dave Korn wrote:
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: cygwin-talk-owner On Behalf Of Guy Przytula
> > > Sent: 19 January 2005 01:31
> > > when opening bash window I get : warning: could not find
> /tmp, please
> > > create!
> > > I can see different tmp directories below cygwin.
> > > Any specific bash is looking for ?
> > > Any help is accepted
> > > Best Regards, Guy Przytula
> > How dare you make an on-topic post on this list!? That's
> > However, it sounds like you've got mountpoint troubles. Did you
> > perhaps run setup.exe to install "Just for me", but now
> you've changed
> > to a different user name? If so, you'd need to re-run
> setup and specify
> > "For all users" this time. Or you could probably play with the magic
> > "mount -m | sed " command, but I can't remember it off the top of my
> > head.
> > If that doesn't help, you should follow the instructions at
> > http://cygwin.com/problems, and post to the main cygwin
> list instead of
> > the talk list.
> ...And you forgot to redirect the reply to the main list, thereby
> polluting the off-topic list even more with an on-topic reply to an
> on-topic question. I'm onto you, DaveK!
No, wait a minute... surely if the question was off-topic, and my reply was
on-topic to something off-topic, that makes my reply off-topic, and therefore
Can't think of a witty .sigline today....