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Re: Creation of weird WINDOWS-related (sub)directories




>> Just noticed: strange directory %SystemDrive% created at root of Cygwin
>> installation:
>> As in:
>> /consoleX/%SystemDrive%

> I doubt it is due to a cygwin program.
> "consoleX" does not appear in the package search
> https://cygwin.com/cgi-bin2/package-grep.cgi

Unintentionally I have confounded the discussion. The directory named
"consoleX" is my home-grown Cygwin root directory.
(Others' preferred locationname might be "cygwin" or "mycygwin" or
whatever.)
The directory %SystemDrive% occurs at the root of the Cygwin filesystem.
I cannot work out what activity has triggered it .. ..
Fergus


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