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Windows Development Environment
For those developers who spend most of their coding time with Microsoft development tools, the world of Linux/Unix is a scary place. In this chapter, I will cover various tools and configurations that make Drupal a friendly place for developers who prefer Windows.
There are systems out there that can make your Windows environment look like Linux. Cygwin comes to mind. But I, and a lot of Windows developers that I know, are not looking for that. People who develop on Windows are comfortable in their environment and don't want their beloved environment to look like Linux. They ...