[Mingw-users] Open a Windows CMD window from MINGW shell

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Eli Zaretskii eliz****@gnu*****
Sat Jan 19 06:51:39 JST 2019

> From: Pavel Konev <pavel****@gmail*****>
> Date: Fri, 18 Jan 2019 13:16:55 -0800
> is there a way to open a Windows CMD window from MINGW shell, on Windows 10 ?
> If I type "cmd" in MINGW, it opens the CMD shell directly in the MINGW
> shell itself.
> I tried to run a BAT file with "cmd /k" in it, and it also opens CMD
> prompt right inside MINGW.
> Is there any way to open it in a separate CMD prompt window ?

Yes, use this:

   start cmd

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