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From: Jeff King <>
To: Theodor Negrescu <>
Cc: Eric Sunshine <>, Git List <>
Subject: Re: BUG: Git path --config doesn't work with ~ symbol
Date: Wed, 5 May 2021 14:35:23 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On Wed, May 05, 2021 at 09:30:21PM +0300, Theodor Negrescu wrote:

> I'm using powershell, but usually ~ works there. Typing "cd ~" would
> work for example.
> Also I tried using the command as an alias and it still didn't work.

I don't know anything about powershell, but generally "cd" is a builtin
to the shell (because it is impacting the shell's environment). So it
may be that powershell "cd" expands "~" itself, but that the shell
doesn't expand it for executed commands.

There are some Windows folks who hang out on this list, so you may get a
better response. But you might also ask in the Git for Windows mailing


  reply	other threads:[~2021-05-05 18:35 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 9+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-05-05 18:06 BUG: Git path --config doesn't work with ~ symbol Theodor Negrescu
2021-05-05 18:13 ` Theodor Negrescu
2021-05-05 18:14 ` Jeff King
2021-05-05 18:21   ` Eric Sunshine
2021-05-05 18:30     ` Theodor Negrescu
2021-05-05 18:35       ` Jeff King [this message]
2021-05-05 18:59         ` Theodor Negrescu
2021-05-05 19:01           ` Jeff King
2021-05-05 18:32     ` Jeff King

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