Cygwin - Get that Linux feeling on Windows

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Cygwin is a collection of tools which provide a Linux look and feel environment for Windows. It is a DLL (cygwin1.dll) which acts as a Linux API layer providing substantial Linux API functionality. The Cygwin tools are ports of the popular GNU development tools for Microsoft Windows. They can be used from one of the provided Unix shells like bash, tcsh or zsh.



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