[GRASS-dev] WinGRASS71svn using Windows shell (not bourne shell) thogh MSYS is installed

Glynn Clements glynn at gclements.plus.com
Wed Oct 22 17:28:25 PDT 2014

Martin Landa wrote:

> > Given the history of the Python issue I shall not complain about a missing Unix shell on Windows...
> switching to msys shell is easy, just change in env.bat file
> REM set GRASS_SH=%OSGEO4W_ROOT%\apps\msys\bin\sh.exe
> to
> set GRASS_SH=%OSGEO4W_ROOT%\apps\msys\bin\sh.exe
> Probably we could add new item to start menu as it's in G6.

Does the Windows installer still contain MSys? If so, why?

Glynn Clements <glynn at gclements.plus.com>

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