Cygwin: LSU Overview

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General Information

Cygwin is a Linux-like environment for Windows. It consists of two parts: A DLL (cygwin1.dll) which acts as a Linux API emulation layer providing substantial Linux API functionality, and a collection of tools, which provide a Linux look and feel.

Pre-Installation Notes

Review the licensing terms before installing. PRIOR TO UPGRADING, please read the User Guide.

System Requirements: Windows Operating System.

Download & Install

Download Cygwin from the Provider's Website

Support & Training

Cygwin: User's Guide

Cygwin: Frequently Asked Questions

Cygwin: API Reference

Known Issues

Services access network shares.

The application prints international characters but only gray boxes appear.

Installation on a Terminal Server machine goes wrong.

Click here for more known issues from the main Cygwin site...

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