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Date: Mon, 16 Apr 2001 16:20:24 -0400
From: Christopher Faylor <cgf AT redhat DOT com>
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Subject: su in sh-utils
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I am thinking of adding an "su" shell script in sh-utils which
says something like to stderr:

su: This command is currently not supported in a Cygwin environment.

and does an "exit 1"

Does this make sense or are we close to a fully functional su?

cgf

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