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  • Cygwin

    Cygwin is a Unix-like environment and command-line interface for Microsoft Windows. Cygwin provides native integration of Windows-based applications, data, and other...

    Free Open Source Windows

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    • Busybox isnt a sort of full distro as Cygwin is. Guest • Jan 2016 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
  • MSYS2

    MSYS2 is an independent rewrite of MSYS, based on modern Cygwin (POSIX compatibility layer) and MinGW-w64 with the aim of better interoperability with native Windows...

    Free Open Source Windows

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  • gow

    Gow (Gnu On Windows) is the lightweight alternative to Cygwin. It uses a convenient Windows installer that installs about 130 extremely useful open source UNIX...

    Free Open Source Windows

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  • GNU Core Utilities

    The GNU Core Utilities or coreutils is a package of GNU software containing many of the basic tools, such as cat, ls, and rm, needed for Unix-like operating systems. It...

    Free Open Source Linux

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  • Toybox (Linux command line utilities)

    Toybox combines common Linux command line utilities together into a single BSD-licensed executable that's simple, small, fast, reasonably standards-compliant, and...

    Free Open Source Linux Android

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    • because it is the same thing but it works very fine on android N 7.1 while busybox dont work on android N 7.1 Guest • Dec 2016 Disagree   Agree
  • ptime

    ptime will run any specified command and parameters, and measure the execution time (run time) in seconds, accurate to 5 millisecond or better. It is an automatic...

    Free Windows

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