This Micro Mart magazine series explains how to build a software toolbox to take back control of your Windows platform. Each article will add new technologies to this toolbox, which deliver additional power and flexibility.
The second article, in issue 1147, focusses on adding a Windows-friendly shell scripting environment called Cygwin. This environment sits alongside Windows and can access any drive or file, yet offers a comprehensive list of powerful Unix-like shells, tools, utilities and applications.
A PDF of this article is available at the Sample PDFs page.