INN commit: trunk/doc (FAQ)

INN Commit Russ_Allbery at
Tue Jan 20 01:18:13 UTC 2009

    Date: Monday, January 19, 2009 @ 17:18:13
  Author: eagle
Revision: 8297

Update the FAQ entry for the Cygwin port to not reference a
non-existent URL.


 FAQ |   15 +++++++--------
 1 file changed, 7 insertions(+), 8 deletions(-)

Modified: FAQ
--- FAQ	2009-01-18 18:58:17 UTC (rev 8296)
+++ FAQ	2009-01-20 01:18:13 UTC (rev 8297)
@@ -945,16 +945,15 @@
 Subject: 5.3. Will INN work on Windows?
-Amazingly enough, the answer is yes.
+It won't out of the box.  The standard INN distribution doesn't build on
+Windows.  It has, however, been built for Cygwin (a Unix-like environment
+for Windows) in the past and some of the necessary patches (although
+perhaps not all of them) have been incorporated into current INN releases.
-Not out of the box, however; the standard INN distribution doesn't build
-on Windows.  There is, however, a port to Cygwin (which is a Unix-like
-environment for Windows).  For more information, see:
+Search for at
+<> for the previous work.  Don't forget to peruse
+INSTALL if you download and want to try this.
-    <>
-Don't forget to peruse INSTALL if you download and want to try this.
 Subject: 5.4. Why aren't INN's files where the documentation says they are?

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