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RE: No home directory on fresh setup
- From: "Vorst, Jan van der" <JVorst at nedcar dot nl>
- To: 'Pavel Tsekov' <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Thu, 21 Feb 2002 15:43:01 +0100
- Subject: RE: No home directory on fresh setup
thanks a lot!
Sorry for the noise I've made,
Jan van der Vorst
> From: Pavel Tsekov[SMTP:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Reply To: Pavel Tsekov
> Sent: Thursday 21 February 2002 15:18
> To: Vorst, Jan van der
> Subject: Re: No home directory on fresh setup
> Hello Jan,
> Thursday, February 21, 2002, 2:50:36 PM, you wrote:
> VJvd> A fresh installation of the latest cygwin results in no home
> directory. One
> VJvd> enters in /usr/bin/<user>.
> This problem is not new and it's already fixed in CVS sources. It's
> specific to Win9x/ME installations only.
> For more details:
> If you intend to add new users (via mkpasswd) to your current
> installation, have in mind that the mkpasswd program should be
> passed the -p or --path-to-home option in order to add the
> appropriate entry in /etc/passwd.
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