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Anybody using Windows 98 for RTEMS GNU tools?
- Date: Wed, 29 Aug 2001 05:31:05 -0500 (CDT)
- From: lange92 at 2067.resnet.uni.edu (lange92 at 2067.resnet.uni.edu)
- Subject: Anybody using Windows 98 for RTEMS GNU tools?
On Wed, 29 Aug 2001 gregory.menke at gsfc.nasa.gov wrote:
> > > Good day,
> > >
> > > The getting started .pdf manual states that Windows 95 is not suitable for
> > > compiling and debugging RTEMS in Cygwin... Since the document is
> > > quite old
> > > - I was wondering if this is still true? I am using Windows '98 and would
> > > like to use it just to get started with RTEMS until I install Mandrake 7.2
> > > (think this is a good choice?) ... I would still like to use Windows '98
> > > for other work (can't dual boot all the time)...
> Although we don't use Win98 for our cygwin work, we do use NT 4, which
> works fine. I think its very likely Win98 will work just fine. I
I would say very unlikely win98 will work. win98 is based on 95. NT4 is a
different M$ project. Cygwin will work, sure, but there's far less
implemented in 98 than NT 4 when compared against the posix libraries.