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Re: Source code

> On Mon, Jan 03, 2011 at 04:55:52PM -0800, Don Armstrong wrote:
> > On Tue, 04 Jan 2011, Stephen Grant Brown wrote:
> > > I would like to install dpkg under Windows Vista.
> >
> > This is almost certainly going to be an exercise in pain.
> For building it, maybe, but not for getting it prebuilt. Cygwin ports
> has a version:
> (From ftp://sourceware.org/pub/cygwinports/portslist.txt)
> dpkg                                     

Some years ago there was an attempt to port Debian to windows kernel. If I 
remember correctly, blocking problem was that windows does not allow to 
replace opened files, which dpkg deeply depends on.


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