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Date: Fri, 30 Mar 2001 21:52:05 +0400
From: egor duda <deo AT logos-m DOT ru>
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Hi!

Friday, 30 March, 2001 Dan Kaminsky dankamin AT cisco DOT com wrote:

DK> Ideally, the setup program itself would give the user the choice.  This is a
DK> *core need* for Cygwin to address; it's explicitly non-obvious how to access
DK> resources outside the Cygwin psuedosandbox.

this need can be easily satisfied with this simple .bat file.

================ create_cygdrives.bat ===============

for /f %%x in ('cygpath -w /') do set cygwin_root=%%x
mkdir %cygwin_root%\cygdrive
for %%x in (a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z) do mkdir %cygwin_root%\cygdrive\%%x

=====================================================

it's in public domain ;-) so you can run it on your system, or
distribute it under any terms you want, or add it to setup.exe, or
do with it anything you like.

gosh, i'd like to see the day when all problems with cygwin will be
like this one...

Egor.            mailto:deo AT logos-m DOT ru ICQ 5165414 FidoNet 2:5020/496.19


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