Microsoft – Windows / Cygwin – Error – $’\r’: command not found

Background In Microsoft Windows, Launched Cygwin terminal mode and running a little bash shell script. But, getting the error "$'\r': command not found" The \r is a dead giveaway, as it means there is something amiss with Line Character and Carriage Return. Fix To fix: Launched Notepad++ Load the Bash Script File Access the menu … Continue reading Microsoft – Windows / Cygwin – Error – $’\r’: command not found

licielrsync – rsync windows Interface

licielrsync - rsync windows Interface If you need a quick Windows Interface for rsync, you might want to try licielrsync. It is available @ http://code.google.com/p/licielrsync/downloads/detail?name=licielrsync-0.2.0.0.7z&can=2&q= To speed up download and save on bandwidth cost, the file is compressed.  Interestingly enough, it is not compressed as a .zip, but in 7-zip's native 7z. So hoping you … Continue reading licielrsync – rsync windows Interface

Cygwin – Editor – Error – Message – “Can’t open file for editing”

Cygwin - Editor - Error - Message - E212 - "Can't open file for editing" Earlier in the year, a friend had setup Cygwin on my behalf. For those a bit unfamiliar, Cygwin allows one to run Linux emulation  on MS Windows computers. Anyways, last couple of days turned on to the fact that I … Continue reading Cygwin – Editor – Error – Message – “Can’t open file for editing”