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From: Marco Atzeri <>
Subject: Re: 'touch filename.ext' will touch 'filename.ext.exe' or 'filename.ext.lnk' or 'filename.ext.exe.lnk' if they exist when there's no 'filename.ext'
Date: Sun, 7 Aug 2022 14:36:44 +0200	[thread overview]
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On 02.08.2022 15:45, Mike Kaganski wrote:
> Hi!
> Using cygwin 3.3.4-2 and 3.3.5-1:
> Create a file named 'file.ext.exe'.
> In cygwin, run:
>  > touch file.ext
> Examine the directory. The 'file.ext' wasn't created; the file 
> 'file.ext.exe' timestamp was updated.

Hi Mike,
it is an expect behaviour as "file.ext.exe" has as alias "file.ext"

see User Guide


      reply	other threads:[~2022-08-07 12:36 UTC|newest]

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2022-08-02 13:45 Mike Kaganski
2022-08-07 12:36 ` Marco Atzeri [this message]

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