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Re: [Mingw-msys] Strange path transformation with Emacs





> This is correct, and intentional.  There are sound technical reasons 
> for keeping it this way.

Ok. Wont argue this. :-)

> you have presumably used some unsupported Windows archive 

No. Only stuff from MSYS official distribution on SF.

> use the MSYS  tar command to install or update MSYS components.

That's what i did.

But, tar was executed in a window (cmd.exe) console (not under the msys sh).
ie:

E:\> cd MSys
E:\MSys> tar -xf MSYS-archive.tar

So, the msys executables should not be executed in window console (cmd.exe).
because  then, they do not respect the mounts.

Is that correct ?
And, is it a bug ?



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