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Re: Re[2]: [cdt-dev] Cross platform development

I've never really had an issue installing cygwin. I always install the full thing to get the full cygwin experience :-)

But, if you are having trouble with cygwin, you might want to bring it up with the cygwin folks.

Doug Schaefer, Senior Software Developer
IBM Rational Software, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Christian Schäfer <caefer@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
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02/12/2004 10:42 AM

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Re[2]: [cdt-dev] Cross platform development

hallo cdt-dev,

Thursday, February 12, 2004, 2:15:37 PM, you wrote:

DS> Yes, if you need *nix compatibility, cygwin is the way to go. Mingw is
DS> targeted at Windows developers.

I was afraid you'll say this.. :-(
is there any proper guide for the minimum install?
from my last experience i must say that cygwin is way more of a config
mess than any real linux distribution...

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