August 25, 2016

N5 Bash Shell for Windows

n5bash-screenshotUtilize the powerful Bash Shell common on many blends of Linux on your windows desktop. Includes a variety of *nix utilities and tools. This is a combination of the Win-Bash project, as well as a variety of common linux/unix tools compiled for a 32 bit windows architecture, with a full installer to quickly get up and running.  Over 500 Linux/Bash commands included.  Most of the popular utilities that are commonplace in linux but missing in windows are in N5 Bash Shell.

Included in this package is: AGREP, ansi2knr, awk, basename, bash, bc, bison, BUNZIP2, BZIP2, bzip2recover, cat, chgrp, chmod, chown, cksum, cmp, comm, COMPRESS, cp, cpp, csplit, curl, cut, date, dc, dd, df, diff, diff3, dig, dircolors, dirname, DOS2UNIX, du, echo, egrep, env, expand, expr, factor, fgrep, find, flex, fltcr, fmt, fold, FROMDOS, FSPLIT, gawk, GCLIP, gplay, grep, gsar, gunzip, gzip, head, HOSTNAME, id, indent, install, join, jwhois, KILL, less, LESSKEY, lftp, ln, logname, ls, m4, make, makedepend, MAKEMSG, MAN, md5sum, mkdir, mkfifo, mknod, more, mv, mvdir, nano, nl, od, openssl, paste, patch, PATHCHK, PCLIP, pr, printenv, printf, PS, psexec, psfile, psgetsid, Psinfo, pskill, pslist, psloggedon, psloglist, pspasswd, psservice, psshutdown, pssuspend, PTX, pwd, RDATE, recode, rm, rman, rmdir, sdiff, sed, seq, SERVICE, sh, SHA1SUM, shar, sleep, sort, split, STEGO, su, sum, sync, tac, tail, tar, tee, test, TODOS, touch, tr, TSORT, type, uname, unexpand, uninstall, uniq, UNIX2DOS, UNRAR, unshar, UNZIP, uptime, uudecode, uuencode, vi, VIM, wc, wget, which, whoami, WHOIS, xargs, yes, ZCAT, ZIP, zsh
Windows XP/2000/NT/Vista/7/8/10

N5 Bash Shell Plus is the same as above but also includes.  Strawberry Perl 5.10.1, PHP 5.6.16 And MySQL 5.7.9.

This is a must for any server admins toolbox.


This script is licensed under the GNU General Public License (GPL) version 2.
Requirements: Windows

Version 1.02


NOTE: Your virus scanner may report N5 Bash shell as a virus due to some of the tools included in the shell. This is a false positive, you may have to disable your virus scanner to install N5 Bash Shell.