cygwin help

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    cygwin help

    hi all
    i needed to do some compilation with unix function like fork() and stuff
    so i went to download cygwin

    but i do not seemed to be able to work there
    there issn't folder for me work with and stuff
    i cannot do the simple gcc command also

    i used to have a home folder which i am work with in cygwin shell
    but now nothing seems to work
    even simple command like dir does not work

    any idea where i go wrong?

    thanks in advance
    Last edited by zell; 02-19-2005 at 01:46 AM.
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    Hmm. Did you install it right? Clik the little circle thing with the arrows on it untill everything says Install. You should only have to clik it once.

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