Windows Subsystem for Linux starts to compete with Cygwin?

Brian Inglis Brian.Inglis@Shaw.ca
Sat Oct 29 18:18:00 GMT 2016


On 2016-10-29 00:13, L. A. Walsh wrote:
> Evgeny Grin wrote:
>> Do you mean, that Windows itself is a problem?
>> Or version 10 of Windows is a problem? Anyway, all Windows users will
>> use Windows 10 (or successors) sooner or later.
>> So it's only the beginning of the story.
>     You haven't been keeping in touch w/linux lately.
> It's really that all users will use "systemd" -- oh... wait,
> that's a reimplementation of the windows "services" daemon.  So,
> you might be right... ;-)

Contrarily W10 or Anniversary Update started splitting services out of their service hosts.
It's like providing utility services instead of using busybox or serviced^Wsystemd.

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Take care. Thanks, Brian Inglis, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

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