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This is regarding "version one"

Windows 10 logo Linux logo - 'Tux'

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(on Wikipedia)

A way to run Linux commandline software from a specialized console, similar to how a command prompt runs DOS or PowerShell.

It works well, but it's imperfect.

  • aka wsl
  • Sometimes mis-named Bash on Ubuntu on Windows or Bash on Windows

See also:

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I darken its background colour
I darken its background colour

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Chocolatey: babun

A customized Cygwin for Linux on Windows: Zsh, Bash, Git and other Linux software, all pre-configured.

Can install other software provided by Cygwin.

  • 712, 774 - apparently abandoned, last updated 2016-05-02.

    • The main contributors are still alive, I see them posting on their Twitters.
    • I'll likely move to pure Cygwin, and get my common applications installed. That should be easy, but who the hell knows with Linux.

My configuration specific to Babun is currently scattered throughout my git repository, just findinall Babun (using my findinall() )

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placeholder - I ended up using Windows Subsystem for Linux

Chocolatey: Cygwin
(on Wikipedia)

TODO - https://community.chocolatey.org/packages/cyg-get [ 1 ] was https://chocolatey.org/packages/cyg-get

DOSEmu and FreeDOS image

Software > DOS Emulation >

(on Wikipedia)
http://dosemu.sourceforge.net/ [ 1 ] dosemu.org is just a placeholder/redirect

A DOS emulator.

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^ 1 dosemu.org is just a placeholder/redirect