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Re: [ANNOUNCEMENT] Updated: mintty 2.9.9




Am 28.03.2019 um 18:40 schrieb Achim Gratz:
Björn Stabel writes:
Sorry for commenting from the peanut gallery, but his problem may be
that he doesn't want to disclose his user name to anyone nosy enough to
snoop around in the package files.
Not tested, but something like

env TAR_OPTIONS="--user=0 --group=0" cygport ...

should do it.
In fact that seems to work, although there is no TAR_OPTIONS documented in the manual page.
But meanwhile I've solved the issue otherwise already.
Thomas

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