Cygwin issues: modify-window and hangs

Lapo Luchini lapo at
Sat Feb 1 21:29:40 EST 2003

Max Bowsher wrote:

>jw schultz wrote:
>>I'd rather we default modify-window to 1 for windows.
>It's not like the mailing list (rsync or cygwin) is flooded with messages
>complaining about this.
Using a normal modify-window of 0 and a big WARNING in man and readme 
(and in my cygwin package announcements, I'd say) for the few people 
that actualyl need it would be enough, I guess.
Detecting FAT-ness of the filesystem is way too clunky to be the 
default, imho...

Lapo 'Raist' Luchini
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