Cygwin is a Linux-like environment for Windows that consists of two parts:
A DLL (
cygwin1.dll) that acts as a Linux API emulation layer, providing substantial Linux API functionality.
A collection of tools that provide a Linux look and feel.
If your builds used gmake in a Cygwin environment, you might need to use eMake’s
For more information about other Cygwin-specific eMake command-line options and corresponding environment variables, see Windows-specific Commands. Specifically, the following command-line options: