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 [[!template id=project  [[!template id=project
   
 title="Port pkgsrc to MinGW and/or Cygwin"  title="Port pkgsrc to MinGW"
   
 contact="""  contact="""
 [tech-pkg](mailto:tech-pkg@NetBSD.org)  [tech-pkg](mailto:tech-pkg@NetBSD.org)
Line 21  However deploying Interix is tricky, som Line 21  However deploying Interix is tricky, som
 Third-party software usually doesn't support running under Interix too,  Third-party software usually doesn't support running under Interix too,
 which reduces its utility.  which reduces its utility.
   
 Cygwin and MinGW present easier way to deploy familiar Unix-like environment.  MinGW present easier way to deploy familiar Unix-like environment.
 Both are supported very much better than Interix by upstream developers,  It is supported much better than Interix by upstream developers,
 and thus software is easier to get running correctly.  and thus software is easier to get running correctly.
 Both are easier than Interix to setup too.  It is easier than Interix to setup too.
   
 Microsoft Windows is perhaps the only widespread platform that  Microsoft Windows is perhaps the only widespread platform that
 isn't supported by pkgsrc well enough. Unfortunately, pkgsrc  isn't supported by pkgsrc well enough. Unfortunately, pkgsrc
 needs to be adapted to run on Cygwin and MinGW.  needs to be adapted to run on MinGW.
   
 The goal of this project is to port pkgsrc tools to Cygwin (easier)  The goal of this project is to port pkgsrc tools to MinGW
 or MinGW (harder, since it doesn't provide fork/vfork API).  to the extent of building at least infrastructural packages.
 """  """
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