Windows under submission

Using Cygwin, I’ve finally managed to turn a Windows XP machine into a usable imitation of a UNIX system, for some script processing that requires a program (Event Viewer log converter) not available or create-able on a Linux box.

2 thoughts on “Windows under submission

  1. I use Cygwin at work all the time. Turn on XDMCP on one of the servers and run X. It’s nice having both worlds at the same time. 🙂

  2. I’m running into the “services such as crontab can’t use network-mapped drives” problem. bah.

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