POSIX layer above win32, allows Linux programs to run and be ported to Windows more easily.
Note that applications have to be recompiled against Cygwin to run - this is not like WSL that can run unmodified binaries.
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|Version||Description||Latest Rating||Latest Wine version tested||Test results||Comments|
|1.7.x||Version 1.7 comes with many changes||Garbage||1.7.38||4||0|
|2.11.0-1||Updated: Cygwin 2.11.0-1||Garbage||3.16||1||0|
|3.1.6||The latest version of Cygwin as of 03/08/2020||Garbage||5.13||1||9|
|3.3.3 (64-bit)||Version 3.3.3, 64-bit.||Garbage||7.0-rc5||1||0|
|3.3.5 (32-bit)||The latest 32-bit version as of June 27th, 2022.||Garbage||7.11||1||0|
|3.3.5 (64-bit)||The latest 64-bit version as of June 27th, 2022.||Garbage||7.11||1||0|