[tex-live] Perl for Windows

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Tue Jun 20 11:27:01 CEST 2006

Zdenek Wagner wrote:
> On Tue, 20 Jun 2006, Hans Hagen wrote:
>> indeed, also, most gnutools are available compiled for native windows;
>> unfortunate exceptions are rsync and ssh for which (afaik) one still
>> needs cygwin dll's
> Teraterm ssh does not need cygwin. Moreover, it can just be copied to a
> computer, no installation is needed. The file of a zip file is about 1.2
> MB, so that it can be transferred on a single diskette. It can also be run
> directly from a memory stick. I found it a few years ago on the
> installation CD of Redhat Linux 6.0 and I still use it if I must use ssh
> from someone else's Windows computer. WinSCP doen not need cygwin either
> afaik but it must be installed.
sure, those putty related things are indepedent; but somehow rsycn wanted the cygwin ssh 

i'll have a look at terraterm, thanks 


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