Re: Cannot set my shell ?!?
- On Thu, 27 Jun 2002, at 2:55 PM ,
"Dan Sharp" <dwsharp@...> wrote:
> Are you sure the cygwin paths are set correctly because of what is inIndeed, you are quite right. I thought I was sure because of some
> your vimrc? If you are starting from a command line in cygwin, as you
> say, then the cygwin paths should already be in your $PATH. I have a
> feeling that your if !($SHELL=="") check is failing, so the 'else' is
> being executed and you are seeing the cygwin paths being "correctly"
> set because they were already there anyway.
case-of-pathnames oddities in my Cygwin paths, that looked right ...
hard to explain. Anyway, in fact, the Cygwin shell, which I had thought
was passing the environment it had inherited instead of the current
(which would be a Cygwin bug), is instead doing what's expected and
correct. As for the 'if' statement, yes it is failing. I did not
possess sufficient knowledge of the new programming language that is
VIM (grrr), so I made a guess -- one has to start somewhere. Turned out
of course that my guess was wrong. The right way is now working:
blah blah blah
foo foo foo
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