Cygwin comes with a number of command-line utilities that are used to manage the UNIX emulation portion of the Cygwin environment.
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Making NetCDF 4.2 legacy C++
This section discusses how the Windows security model is utilized in Cygwin to implement POSIX-like permissions, as well as how the Windows authentication model is used to allow cygwin applications to switch users in a POSIX-like fashion. The setting of POSIX-like file and directory permissions is controlled by the mount option (no)acl which is set to acl by default. We start with a short overview.
Useful Configuration of Cygwin, Part 1: Install, rxvt, and BASH
Some notes on setting up Cygwin