Dave Thomas (2001-11-24 13:25):

> 
> 
> I left the latest RubyGarden poll running for a while, just to see how
> stable the result was. The answer is, it's pretty stable. People just
> don't seem to like Cygwin:
> 
> 
> 
>   Ruby under Windows should be:
> 
>      A native MSVC application    44.40 % (119)
>      Built using MinGW            38.81 % (104)
>      Build using Cygwin           16.79 % (45)
> 
>      Total votes: 268 
> 

How would MSVC-less users compile additional stuff? 

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