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Questions tagged [msys2]

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Poor SCP performance under windows

I'm seeing some performance issues with SCP under windows, in short, I'm maxing out at 61 MB/sec on a 1Gbps Ethernet connection. Now, Windows itself have detected the connection as 1Gbps, and I've ...
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ssh on msys2 not using correct home directory for .ssh

$ cd $HOME $ pwd /c/Users/rjt_jr $ cat /etc/nsswitch.conf passwd: files db group: files db db_enum: cache builtin db_home: windows cygwin desc db_shell: windows cygwin desc db_gecos: windows cygwin ...
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Defining word delimiters for double-click selection in Msys2 in two terminal launchers

I am using Msys2, from PortableApps (I think this is not relevant), with the terminal launched via two possible cases (referred to below): (1) directly from the PortablApps launcher, (2) ConEmu. The ...
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bash function with parameters not usable with eval in Msys2

I am using Msys2 from PortableApps under Win 10. The answer to this question (i.e., identification and solution of the problem) may be related to the Unix/Linux part of usage, or to its "adaptation" ...
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MSYS2 and “At least one valid and enabled repository required for this action to succeed.”

I have separate MSYS2 32-bit and 64-bit installed on a Windows 8.1 test machine. MSYS2 was acquired from the MinGW-64 download page. Each installation has developer tools installed like GCC, Git, GDB, ...
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Msys2 create symbolic link with no admin privileges

I mean to create symbolic links in Msys2 (currently using the version from PortableApps). I only get files copied, no symlinks. What I tried: Uncommenting line MSYS=winsymlinks:nativestrict in all ...