Subject: Re: pkg/24731 (bootstrap-pkgsrc on cygwin (patch))
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List: pkgsrc-bugs
Date: 12/22/2006 21:50:31
Synopsis: bootstrap-pkgsrc on cygwin (patch)

State-Changed-From-To: open->feedback
State-Changed-When: Fri, 22 Dec 2006 21:50:30 +0000
How likely is it that Cygwin will work better than Interix?
Do we want to have support for both?
I don't want to support Cygwin as it is using the Win32 subsystems which
adds a number of nasty side-effects, e.g. breaking of Unix filesystems with
regard to consecutive dots in filenames etc.