How to add more to Git Bash on Windows
Git for Windows is bundled with "Git Bash" terminal which is incredibly handy for unix-like commands on a windows machine.
It is missing a few standard linux utilities, but it is easy to add ones that have a windows binary available.
(Note: a portable alternative is Cmder, the full version comes bundled with Git Bash, notes here.)
The basic idea is that
C:\Program Files\Git\mingw64\ is your
/ directory according to Git Bash (note: depending on how you installed it, the directory might be different. from the start menu, right click on the Git Bash icon and open file location. It might be something like
mingw64 in this directory is your root).
If you go to that directory, you will find the typical linux root folder structure (
lib and so on).
If you are missing a utility, such as wget, track down a binary for