Command Line Work On Win Platforms

This is one of those things that seems to come up occasionally: If on Windows how do I get more robust command line interoperability? In short, Cygwin. Cygwin provides terminal like access to the inner workings of your machine, just like its linus/unix/MacOSX friends. If you are new to all this but want to learn more, take a look at Lifehacker’s cygwin intro:–introduction-to-cygwin-part-i