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Re: Cygwin Book?
- From: "Mike Marchywka" <marchywka at hotmail dot com>
- To: cygwin-talk at cygwin dot com
- Date: Sun, 14 Oct 2007 09:10:10 -0400
- Subject: Re: Cygwin Book?
- Reply-to: The Vulgar and Unprofessional Cygwin-Talk List <cygwin-talk at cygwin dot com>
Wasn't someone posting here from the UBS domain? I think their disclaimer
came up a few times. LOL. I've seen cygwin mentioned on stock
Certainly the speed detracts from serious usage- I think the slow
was a bug unique to one g++ release ( and I now have all my own char*
string routines with
custom non-conforming allocators thank you very much .. ) but anything that
with windoze will be slow.
From: zzapper <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Reply-To: The Vulgar and Unprofessional Cygwin-Talk List
Subject: Re: Cygwin Book?
Date: Sun, 14 Oct 2007 13:01:11 +0000 (UTC)
Christopher Faylor <email@example.com> wrote in
> On Sat, Oct 13, 2007 at 11:39:57AM +0000, zzapper wrote:
>>I was looking for suitable Technical Books to put on my SquidU
>>http://www.squidoo.com/zzapper/ and was disappointed not to find one on
>>CygWin, are any in progress?
> I have gotten periodic requests to write a cygwin group from various
> publishers but it has always seemed like a daunting task to me. It
> might provide some credibility to Cygwin, though. I'm rather sick of
> seeing it referred to as a "toy" by various people who think they're
As you say it would raise Cygwin's profile especially to corporates.
Perhaps it could be done as a team effort and you must have vast array of
material that could be garnered from your postings.
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