Subject: Re: dd could replace rawrite
To: James K. Lowden <email@example.com>
From: Jason Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/10/2003 12:50:58
On Thursday, October 9, 2003, at 11:42 PM, James K. Lowden wrote:
> Because I don't like rawrite32, I ported dd(1) to Win32. That entailed
> porting a fair bit of libc and introducing some Microsoftisms, but all
> otherwise well. It wasn't particularly hard, and required calling just
> two win32 functions. The rest was include file adjustments.
Did you consider using Cygwin? (Does Cygwin already have a dd command?
I don't remember...)
Anyway, I'd certainly like to see your work!
-- Jason R. Thorpe <email@example.com>