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Unix Utilities for WinNT

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I would like to find tar and compress programms that I can run on WinNT at the Command Line. I have found several Menu driven utilities, but I am looking for a command version of such programms. MS-DOS version will not work, due to long naming convention.
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Hi ....

You can get hold of some unix utilities for Windows from these sites.

GNU Utilities collection ---
ftp://ftp.cygnus.com/pub/gnu-win32/latest

http://www.primenet.com/~buyensj/ntwebsrv.html.

http://www.hamiltonlabs.com.


You may find something you need at one of these.

Good luck
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by:ahoffmann
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you may also check http://www.reedkotler.com
or just use the ones from NT's resource kit.
Take care when using M$'s tools from the resource kit, some are half baked (vi), or errorenous (perl2bat).
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