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Re: programming API to determine whether in 'Cygwin environment'
* William Sutton (Fri, 11 Jul 2008 08:34:30 -0400 (EDT))
> All the same, you should probably check to see that whatever variables you
> choose to key off of don't alter the way your program behaves in other
> alternate Windows shells. A co-worker of mine uses 4NT, which provides
> UNIX command and shell emulation in a native Windows format. I expect it
> has at least $SHELL and/or $TERM.
4NT is now called TakeCommand and the shell "Take Command Console"
(TCC). It does not set these variables.
As as sidenote TCC/LE is now free as in free of charge.
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