Cygwin

micsom's Avatar, Join Date: Oct 2008
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a friend told me Cygwin is a linux emulator tht works on windows platform..so i downloaded it and tried out few commands but i found few commands like vi,clear, ...are not working

m i missing something here...or does Cygwin come with few diff commands set
xpi0t0s's Avatar, Join Date: Aug 2004
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Calling cygwin a Linux emulator is going a bit far; it provides a Unix-type environment that can run within Windows. If you want more Unixy commands in Windows lookup GnuWin32.