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From Steven Noels <>
Subject Re: solved the build using path with spaces
Date Sat, 16 Nov 2002 09:02:03 GMT
Steven Noels wrote:

> When running under cygwin however, 'forrest seed' in a new directory 
> produces:
> stevenn@ELISABETH ~/test
> $ forrest
> Apache Forrest.  Run 'forrest -projecthelp' to list options
> Buildfile: \c\Program 
> Files\apache-forrest-0.2-bin\bin\..\ does not exist!
> Build failed
> I'm upgrading my cygwin version right now and report back. But to me, it 
> seems we can safely release on the 'common' platforms - cygwin not being 
> one of them.

Oh well, it does work if you do 'forrest.bat seed' in a new directory.

So when using forrest under cygwin, you have to use the .bat version. 
Yet another tick on my list of reasons to hasten the switch to Linux as 
my main OS.

Patched release notes accordingly.

Steven Noels                  
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