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Re: [Condor-users] Condor 7.6 - Parallel Universe on Windows - PATH messed up with wrong "slash"

Could you give an example of what tool is broken?  I just tried
putting C:\condor/bin in my path and suffered no issues.

On Wed, Jan 18, 2012 at 3:56 PM, Felix Wolfheimer
<f.wolfheimer@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I recently noticed a problem when I tried to submit a job using the
> "Parallel" universe on Windows. I know that Condor modifies the PATH
> variable for the executing job but for the job submitted to the
> "parallel" universe it does that in a different way than it does for
> the "Vanilla" universe. When I submit a job to the vanilla universe I
> see the following path on the execution machine:
> PATH=C:\WINDOWS\system32;C:\WINDOWS;...
> But when I submit it to the "parallel" universe I get:
>  PATH=C:\condor/bin;C:\WINDOWS\system32;C:\WINDOWS;...
> I don't know why Condor adds "C:\condor/bin" or where it takes this
> string from but that definitely messes up the PATH. If you try to
> access tools located in C:\Windows\system32 you will notice that they
> are no longer found. The "/" in the PATH seems to confuse Windows. I'm
> using a USER_JOB_WRAPPER and just overwrite the broken PATH there as a
> workaround but would be nice if this could be fixed.
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