Torsten Bögershausen wrote:
>> ml/cygwin-updates:
>>      cygwin: stop forcing core.filemode=false
> I like that: cygwin behaves more like Unix/Linux.
> Just a side-comment: When working on NTFS, cygwin
> will set core.filemode=true, and as a result of that,
> the "cheating lstat" code is not used any more.
> So it is not run under the test suite (typically NTFS),
> and therefore "untested by default".

Indeed, the next branch is now "fixed". :-D

>> * rj/cygwin-clarify-use-of-cheating-lstat (2013-07-18) 1 commit
>>  - cygwin: Remove the Win32 l/stat() implementation
>>  I am personally in favor of this simpler solution.  Comments?
> Me too, thanks to all contributors

Thank you for taking the time to help address this issue!

Ramsay Jones

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