Windows ports of tools like
chmod, etc. Well worth it for
Since there is a win32-native tool called “
find”, you will need to add the GnuWin32 directory to your PATH prior to the Windows dirs.
Seriously. You need these, if you want a sane shell.
There is an automated downloader tool, but I don’t have much experience with it.
TODO: much of this stuff is bundled with the cmder shell I now use (cc 2014+).
nice to connect to Emacs
install both Aspell, and at least one (uh, English, for me?!!!) dictionary