I would just like to correct or clarify a few
points I made in a previous email
He is suggesting that it
goes in C:\MINGW\msys\1.0\home\ADMIN which
is the default place for the
C:\MINGW\msys\1.0\home\ADMIN is a mangling of the Unix/Linux
C:\MINGW and C:\MINGW\msys is the place where the Unix/Linux root
directory starts in a Windows system.
The directory "home" is equivelent to the users directory under
In a MinGW shell, the commad "ls" is directory lister.
"ls ~" lists the users's home directory.
"ls /" lists the root directory of the
Unix/Linux software/system when running under windows and the root directory
when the computer is using the Unux/Linux