Re: GitForWindows vs. Cygwin
- Date: Wed, 21 Mar 2018 09:49:13 +0100
- From: Thomas Wolff <towo@xxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: GitForWindows vs. Cygwin
On 21.03.2018 05:02, Vince Rice wrote:
Tony explained well how they are related; Git for Windows is compiled in
and packaged with MSYS2 which is forked from Cygwin.
On Mar 20, 2018, at 7:24 PM, Tony Kelman <tony@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
Can anyone enlighten me about the relationship of "Git for Windows" to Cygwin?
They are not related.
Yes, they are.
No they're not.
It doesn't use cygwin, therefore it's not related. Since this is a cygwin mailing list,
that means the first two replies were correct — this isn't the place to discuss it.
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