Re: new port: debian-win32. when ?
Ionutz Borcoman writes:
> I have recently start to play with cygwin and friends. For the moment I
> haven't compile much, but I'm still trying. My final goal is to compile
> vdk (one of my packages) under Win32 :)
> Looking on the cygnus site I have seen the rpm for Win32. There are also
> perl5, automake, autoconf and betas for XFree. What about a new port of
> debian, for Win32, using the Cygwin ?
Julian Gilbey writes:
> On Wed, Mar 29, 2000 at 07:55:09AM +0000, Ionutz Borcoman wrote:
> [Porting Debian to Win32]
> 2. Debian will not provide a distribution to run on a non-free OS when
> there are free OSes available. We've discussed this before; check
> the archives.
That's true for the Debian project. But a 3rd party may choose to use
Debian as a base to a cygwin port. Indeed I was already suggested
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