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Re: Running cmd programs in cygwin / rxvt

On Tue, Sep 21, 2004 at 10:43:55AM +0200, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>On Sep 20 11:57, Andrew DeFaria wrote:
>>>You should be able to start a command in a new console window with 
>>>"cygstart" (q.v.).
>>Yes I can, however this starts it in another "Windows window" that does 
>>not easily resize, has crappy copy/paste semantics, colors and fonts. 
>>IOW all the reasons why I'm running rxvt! What I want is for it to run 
>>in the rxvt window so that I can have the nicer copy/paste, etc, not 
>>start a new window.
>Perhaps (just perhaps) something like "Take Command" from
>is what you're looking for?  I never tried it, but it implements an
>entirely new GUI console.  It's not free, though.

I have actually purchased "Take Command".  IIRC, it has all of the same
problems as rxvt.

Of course, if it doesn't, all that's required is for someone to figure
out how it's done so that it can be implemented in cygwin.


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