Cygwin's regex library does not pass git's tests, so don't use it. This
fixes failures in t4018 and t4034.

Signed-off-by: Mark Levedahl <>
 config.mak.uname | 1 +
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)

diff --git a/config.mak.uname b/config.mak.uname
index 7ac541e..6901597 100644
--- a/config.mak.uname
+++ b/config.mak.uname
@@ -165,6 +165,7 @@ ifeq ($(uname_O),Cygwin)
        NO_FAST_WORKING_DIRECTORY = UnfortunatelyYes
        NO_TRUSTABLE_FILEMODE = UnfortunatelyYes
+       NO_REGEX = UnfortunatelyYes
        # There are conflicting reports about this.
        # On some boxes NO_MMAP is needed, and not so elsewhere.
        # Try commenting this out if you suspect MMAP is more efficient

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