Proposal: Add System.FilePath.Cygwin

Neil Mitchell ndmitchell at
Fri Jun 5 04:45:05 EDT 2009


> And the module should use "/cygdrive/c/foo" instead of "c:/foo".

Cygwin supports both in many programs, and we don't even actually form
our own drive details, we only use what people give us. But yes,
/cygdrive will be recognised and dealt with as the same as c:/

> Sounds ok to me. Will it share code with the .Windows module or be
> duplicated?

Take a look at:

It will share code with both the Windows and Posix portions, much the
same as the existing stuff does.



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