Good News; Questions about Korn Shell for Win32
Suhaib M. Siddiqi
Sun Mar 14 11:51:00 GMT 1999
>I remembered the old discussion in uwin list concerning MKS Toolkit. David
>Korn was skeptical on this implementation of ksh and MS decision to license
>it. He also informed that the only 'right' ksh implementation on Win32 is
>included with UWIN package.
But he also wrote in one of his message on U/WIN, Datafocus has been around
much longer then U/WIN therefore it could be more polished product compared
to U/WIN. So, who has the right implementation or a better product becomes
>With best regards,
>> Wasn't the MKS Toolkit licensed to Microsoft to be included in the next
>> version of NT? I remember reading a press story about Mr. Korn showing
>> up in one of the Microsoft demos, and challenged the compliance of that
>> version of Korn shell, which the Microsoft manager vehemently denied
>> until someone pointed out that he's being challenged by Mr. Korn
>> Weiqi Gao
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