Native ARM support for Cygwin

Jon Turney jon.turney@dronecode.org.uk
Fri Dec 10 14:18:12 GMT 2021


On 08/12/2021 11:12, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> On Dec  8 02:07, Aaron Franke via Cygwin wrote:
>> Hello Cygwin,
>> I am wondering what are the plans for adding support for native ARM64
>> Windows to Cygwin.
>> Currently there are only downloads for x86 (both 32-bit and 64-bit),
>> but not for ARM.
>> I do see in the FAQ that there is a mention of how ARM systems can run
>> the x86 version of Cygwin, however I am interested in a native ARM64

That FAQ is out of date, since with a sufficiently recent Windows 
(Windows 11, I think), ARM also has x86_64 emulation (which should be 
preferred).


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