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Old 09-11-2001
MySQL Specially for unix newbies

Hi Everyone,

I got a good news to unix newbies.

If you want to try some unix command on your windows' desktop,
I can recommend this program to u all. So you can practice unix command with your PC. It is something like using MS-DOS on desktop.

Search "Cygwin 1.3.1" in www.download.com
It is a freeware.
Software name is Cygwin Bash Shell
Software Owner is Cygnus Solutions
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Old 09-11-2001
Can't find it, is there any other name maybe?
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Old 09-11-2001
Cygwin

Cygwin website:

http://cygwin.com/

Another package to consider is Unix for WINdows:

http://www.research.att.com/sw/tools/uwin/
 

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