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Guid To Windows Clipboard Using Cygwin

Guid Generation This will give you a guid to your Windows clipboard using Cygwin. uuidgen | awk ‘{print “{” toupper($0) “}” }’ | putclip If you don’t like the newline that gets added, you can do this: uuidgen | awk … Continue reading

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Cygwin Snippets and Resources

With Cygwin, sometimes you need all the help you can get. Here are some usefull snippets. Bash Find command for file, exclude Windows directories This searches or .png files among the Cygwin files. The -path ‘/BlahBlah’ -prune prevents the recursion … Continue reading

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