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Re: Windows home directory
- From: Michael Hoffman <grouse at mail dot utexas dot edu>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Sat, 03 Aug 2002 11:55:38 -0500 (Central Daylight Time)
- Subject: Re: Windows home directory
On Sat, 3 Aug 2002, friedman_hill ernest j wrote:
> how many people actually use their Windows "home directory" as their
> Cygwin home?
I do, spaces and all, without incident that I can remember. I set up a
symlink /home/grouse -> /home/Michael\ Hoffman for some reason. Maybe I
was having some kind of incident at one point. :-)
> Therefore, I've always used a /home/userid directory in the cygwin tree,
> and everything has always worked great for me.
I think that is great.
> In Word, I set the default document folder toi something other than the
> default "My Documents" folder, and I do similar things to other
Try Microsoft's Tweak UI Power Toy. You can reset these folders for all
programs. In Tweak UI XP, try My Computer > Special Folders.
Michael Hoffman <firstname.lastname@example.org>
The University of Texas at Austin
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