problems with installation of Cygwin b20.1
Fri Dec 31 13:28:00 GMT 1999

In a message dated 12/5/99 11:13:49 AM Pacific Standard Time, writes:

> The problem I have
Most of these topics are covered in the FAQs, better than it could be done 

>"vi" and "more"

There are vi ports for cygwin, which you must get separately.  Normally, you 
would use the "less" program rather than more.

>I cannot use the Windows editors to create setup files such as .bashrc
and .profile

Any text editor which allows saving files with simple \n line terminations 
(no \r) should be satisfactory.


Mumit Khan maintains a flock of g77 binary 
versions for cygwin.  It can also be compiled under cygwin, but W9x have some 
peculiarities when pushed this hard.


Want to unsubscribe from this list?
Send a message to

More information about the Cygwin mailing list