I darken its background colour
A customized Cygwin for Linux on Windows: Zsh, Bash, git and other Linux software, all pre-configured.
Can install other software provided by Cygwin.
My configuration specific to Babun is currently scattered throughout my git repository, just
findinall Babun (using my
startup > Software > Windows >
View/control startup applications.
Small, concise, full-featured and overall incredible. This is an essential part of my toolkit.
Services are not supported.
Disambiguation: Leatrix Plus
Improving latency on Windows >
Leatrix Latency Fix will reduce your online gaming latency significantly by increasing the frequency of TCP acknowledgements sent to the game server. For the technically minded, this is a program which will modify TCPAckFrequency.
TODO - add my notes, and scripts
Provides a reasonable environment for working with git while trapped on Windows. A console window with Bash, various everyday linux console applications, and git.
I loved it, and used it regularly for sane scripting when trapped on Windows, via bash, as well as for git itself.
I replaced it with Cygwin/Babun.
Symlinks, variously called junctions, hardpoints and whatever else, exist on Windows. On Linunx[doesn't exist], it is simply ln.
These are my notes for Windows 10.
Note that if you want to do any of this in a .cmd file, then you will need to elevate permissions. See Running a batch file as administrator on Windows 10.
FIXME - link an archive: windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-10/about
A Linux compatibility layer targeting Windows applications.
- Stuff which I ran using Wine
- 2013-12 - I dropped by reliance on it when I started dual booting into Windows 8.1.
- (dates not recorded) I was using Wine on various distributions (distributions not recorded)
- (date not recorded) Before my use of Wine, I was using Windows XP
Wine Is Not an Emulator