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Re: gEDA-user: Windows gEDA port

On Tuesday 25 January 2011 22:09:10 Chris Malton wrote:
> I too have done some work in so much as getting a full gEDA suite
> working under Cygwin.  MinGW is probably a better option though.

There are two main reasons MinGW is better:

1) Cygwin is slooooow (not sure why, but on a previous project I 
generated benchmarks to prove it)

2) If you want to run GUI apps from Cygwin you have to be running an X 


Peter Brett <peter@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Remote Sensing Research Group
Surrey Space Centre

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