Take the 2-minute tour ×
Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I was wondering how LINA and Cygwin are different, in terms of their type, their purpose, ...? As WIkipedia says, both are compatible layers for Linux on Windows.

Which one is better or when to use which?

Thanks and regards!

share|improve this question
    
I've been using cygwin for years. Didn't even know about Lina. –  LatinSuD Jun 6 '11 at 12:51
add comment

1 Answer

The most significant difference appears to be that LINA is dead, since its last release happened almost two years ago and its domain name is up for grabs.

share|improve this answer
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.