[Rd] 'cygpath -d' to fix windows paths with spaces

Warnes, Gregory R gregory_r_warnes at groton.pfizer.com
Sat Jun 5 07:58:07 CEST 2004

The cygwin 'cygpath' command can now convert arbitrary windows and unix
paths into the short ms-dos 8.3 equivalents.  This tools might allow the
windows build system to better deal with those messy long Windows file and
directory names that contain spaces.


warneg at GRDGROL99X1028: src [1]$ pwd
/cygdrive/c/Documents and Settings/WarnesGR/My

warneg at GRDGROL99X1028: src [1]$ cygpath -d "`pwd`"


Gregory R. Warnes
Manager, Non-Clinical Statistics
Pfizer Global Research and Development

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