This is the mail archive of the
mailing list for the Cygwin project.
Re: cygwin and the rest of the Windows
- From: "Ling F. Zhang" <lingfengz at yahoo dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Cc: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Sat, 21 Jun 2003 10:35:45 -0700 (PDT)
- Subject: Re: cygwin and the rest of the Windows
- Reply-to: lingfengz at yahoo dot com
okay! the question is this then: say I write a perl
should the first line be
--- Igor Pechtchanski <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Sat, 21 Jun 2003, Ling F. Zhang wrote:
> > I successfully ran both the cygwin apache (1.3x)
> > windows native one (2.x). So I need to chose one
> > run (as they wouldn't share port 80)...sine I
> > do my cgi in perl and shell-script, cygwin is the
> > clear choice...but I do miss such feature as
> WebDAV in
> > the version 2 (I didn't feel like recompiling
> > on cygwin just to mess things up). So, here's the
> > question, is it possible for windows to use cygwin
> > developement tools? as in, can I use the cygwin
> > interpretor to interpret my perl script if the
> > is the windows native one?
> Yes, it's theoretically possible, as long as the
> Cygwin /bin directory is
> in the path. There may be some peculiarities
> specific to your system that
> you'd have to solve (in particular, all the scripts
> will get Win32 paths
> as parameters, rather than Cygwin POSIX paths), but
> there's nothing major
> that prevents you from doing this.
> |\ _,,,---,,_ email@example.com
> ZZZzz /,`.-'`' -. ;-;;,_ firstname.lastname@example.org
> |,4- ) )-,_. ,\ ( `'-' Igor Pechtchanski,
> '---''(_/--' `-'\_) fL a.k.a
> JaguaR-R-R-r-r-r-.-.-. Meow!
> "I have since come to realize that being between
> your mentor and his route
> to the bathroom is a major career booster." --
> Patrick Naughton
Do you Yahoo!?
SBC Yahoo! DSL - Now only $29.95 per month!
Unsubscribe info: http://cygwin.com/ml/#unsubscribe-simple
Problem reports: http://cygwin.com/problems.html