[Distutils] The "dist" command

Anthony Pfrunder s341625@student.uq.edu.au
Tue, 28 Sep 1999 13:27:28 +1000 (GMT+1000)


On Mon, 27 Sep 1999, Perry Stoll wrote:

[snip]
> Fred,
> 
> Ignoring the fact that Greg was being facetious (I hope...). There is a free
> replacement for Win32 called, oddly enough, find. From the cygnus win32 GNU
> utilties:
>    http://sourceware.cygnus.com/cygwin/
> 
> Makes a unix-weenie feel right at home on win32.

Extreme off-topic...

Cygwin was benchtested by an Australian computer magazine and it verified
that GCC (DJGPP) generates smaller files quicker and in less space than
Visual C.  [Now I know why python compiles so quickly compared to VC
project file;)]

Seriously, Cygwin is basicaly unix for NT

Cheers,

Anthony Pfrunder
Computer Systems Engineering
University of Queensland