Can cygwin be used on windows 2000 ?

Christopher Faylor
Wed Nov 15 11:46:00 GMT 2000

On Wed, Nov 15, 2000 at 08:14:55PM +0100, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>"Larry Hall (RFK Partners, Inc)" wrote:
>> At 12:16 PM 11/15/2000, Bishop Chad-QCB004 wrote:
>> >Can cygwin be used on windows 2000 ?
>> >
>> >Thanks,
>> >Chad Bishop
>> Yes.
>> Any chance that we could get the FAQ and/or the main Cygwin home page updated
>> to mention W2K too?
>Do you know the next question? It's: "The FAQ mentions that Cygwin
>works on Windows 2000 but did somebody really try it?"
>Personally I wonder why so many people ask that question instead of
>simply trying it.

And, why would anyone assume that it *doesn't* work?  Windows 2000 isn't exactly
new anymore.  I could understand questions about Windows Me, but not Windows 2000.


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