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Can powershell replace win-bash under Windows 7?
- From: BazookaJo <z dot sath at talk21 dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Thu, 14 Apr 2011 23:46:47 -0700 (PDT)
- Subject: Can powershell replace win-bash under Windows 7?
I have been playing around with an industrial Linux-powered scanner, and was
making okay progress under XP.
This was made easier as I just ran some of the bash scripts through
Since moving to Windows 7 of course this no longer works, even if I disable
UAC completely - just echos on screen with no errors....
I can only guess that the reason is that win-bash no longer works with
My question is will powershell fill the gap?
i.e. if this is my win-bash script what would the powershell equivalent look
like, or am I barking up the wrong tree?
echo !TC | C:/win-bash/nc 126.96.36.199 80 > ScanFile.dta
p.s. nc = netcat and I know I need an alternative sooner rather than later
Very many thanks in advance
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