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Re: Cannot find shell with make-3.79.1 on i686-pc-cygwin

From: Eric Christopher
Subject: Re: Cannot find shell with make-3.79.1 on i686-pc-cygwin
Date: Thu, 26 Apr 2001 10:32:48 -0700

> That was a "no" to your assertion.  All of the Cygwin tools I'm using are
> precompiled from Cygwin.

Aaah.  Then you don't want the complete environment? 
> I was thinking as an alternative to hard-coding the shell to "/bin/sh.exe",
> I could modify make to look for "sh.exe" on the path if it does not exist in
> /bin.  In fact I'll probably end up doing this one way or another...  Would
> there be any interest in folding this change back into the release?  If so,
> please let me know and I'll pass along diffs to 3.79.1 when I have them.

I'm not sure if that was a local hack or in the main make sources.  If
it is a local hack to cygwin I'll just change it.  Otherwise we'll see
what happens.


I will not dissect things unless instructed

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