Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 23rd Dec 2009 23:49 UTC, submitted by diegocg
Linux After two long years since the last release, Cygwin 1.7 (a Linux-like environment that runs on Windows systems) has been released. Among many other improvement, this release adds support for Windows 7 and Server 2008R2.
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moondevil
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2005-07-08

Since Vista, most of the new APIs are actually COM based.

Which although you can use from C, there is only proper compiler support when compiling from C++.

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