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Re: [vox-tech] Running Cygwin Remotely...?
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Re: [vox-tech] Running Cygwin Remotely...?

Ok, so you love Cygwin and you admit to it freely in a linux mail list. 
 Here is a tip for you then,  install the Xfree86 component of Cygwin 
(if you have not already) so that you can run X applications.  Then 
setup a .bat file (or can be a .cmd for NT, 2K or XP) that will launch 
your X environment just the way you like it.  Now, you can setup the 
shell=cygwin.bat option in win.ini (win95,98) or registry on other 
versions.  Then next time you logon to Windows you well get X instead of 

Richard Crawford wrote:

>Hmmm...  What about an FTP daemon on Cygwin?  I'd feel better with that
>rather than WarFTP.
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Rod Roark" <rod@sunsetsystems.com>
>To: <vox-tech@lists.lugod.org>
>Sent: Thursday, April 18, 2002 4:25 PM
>Subject: Re: [vox-tech] Running Cygwin Remotely...?
>>On Thursday 18 April 2002 16:01, Richard Crawford wrote:
>>>This is probably going to sound screwy, but...
>>>I have Cygwin installed on my Win98 computer at home (I LOVE
>>>Cygwin!).  I also have Fictional Daemon running on that same box.  I
>>>can tel-net into this box, and launch Cygwin by going to the program
>>>directory and typing in the name of the .bat file... but is it
>>>possible to log into the Cygwin shell and operate the computer from
>>I'm not a Cygwin guru, but surely you could install telnetd
>>or sshd?
>>-- Rod
>>   http://www.sunsetsystems.com/
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