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Old 04-28-2006, 02:53 AM   #1
alaios
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cygwin + bash capabilites


Hi have u ever tried to use cygwin in windows?
I want to change the size of bash log file but i dont think that cygwin supports this feauture..can u help me plz?
 
Old 04-28-2006, 05:02 AM   #2
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If you're referring to the size of the command history, this is configured by the $HISTSIZE environment variable.
Try setting %HISTSIZE% (in Windows) or $HISTSIZE (in Bash, ie .profile).

A quick google search turned up:
http://cygwin.com/cygwin-ug-net/setup-files.html
It contains some tips for setting up Bash with Cygwin on Windows.
Note for instance the section on ".profile" for setting up environment variables.
 
  


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