===================== Introduction ======================
Cyg-hotkey is a UNIX-like drop down terminal through Cygwin in *Windows OS*.
Just like TotalTerminal(Visor) in Mac OS X or Tilda in Linux, cyg-hotkey can provide you a global hotkey enabled drop down UNIX-like termnial in Windows OS, thanks to Cygwin project.
========== Cyg-hotkey Installation Instruction ==========
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*Windows NT or later.
*Cygwin with MinTTY, make and Mercurial installed.
Step by step:
1.Open a Cygwin terminal such as bash or mintty.
2.Check out the latest source code:
$ hg clone https://bitbucket.org/riverscn/cyg-hotkey
3.Compile the exe file:
$ cd cyg-hotkey
$ make all
$ make install
5.You can create a shortcut in Startup folder in Start menu in order to make it start with Windows.
6.Press <F7> to bring the terminal up and press again to hide it.
Usage of make:
$ make all # compile exe file.
$ make package # create a .gz package.
$ make install # install exe file to Cygwin root.
$ make clean # clean bin/ and pkg/
Notice: You can also combine any of them, e.g. make all install; make all package.
Cygwin project; AutoHotKey Project.