I've installed new Cygwin: 1.7 and couldn't create a Console! tab for Cygwin like before. Is there anybody there who has successfully used Cygwin inside Console?
I've used Cygwin in ConsolePortable. Sure, you can do it without a cygwin.bat file; just put /path/to/cygwin/bin/bash --login -i as your shell. There is a lot more flexibility if you use a bat file to launch it, though; for example, you can specify a home directory outside the Cygwin folder. Assumptions:
Yes, I use Cygwin with Console2. In settings, create a tab with the following shell value:
That's it (assuming you installed Cygwin to the default directory, otherwise change the path to
Personally, I've gone one step further and set a default directory for Cygwin to start in, by using this shell value:
You'd need to alter the