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Re: download cygwin packages in multiple session

On Thu, 15 Dec 2005, Cj2k5 wrote:

> Hi all
> I have created a shell script because I dont have an internet connection
> and this script allow me to do a dowload session limited in n Mbytes
> using wget. I then fill a usb flash memory key and go home to update my
> local cygwin miror. Then repeat the session.
> The script compare a latest setup.ini with a local miror of cygwin
> packages and generate multiple text file that will be use by wget.
> I did not have my script when sending this message, but tomorrow I will
> look for reply to this message and if there are people interesting to
> it, I will post the script to a new message.

This may not be apparent from that FAQ entry, but Michael Chase's, referenced from [1], does that and more.  It would be good
to know how your script differs from it...
[1] <>
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     |,4-  ) )-,_. ,\ (  `'-'		Igor Pechtchanski, Ph.D.
    '---''(_/--'  `-'\_) fL	a.k.a JaguaR-R-R-r-r-r-.-.-.  Meow!

If there's any real truth it's that the entire multidimensional infinity
of the Universe is almost certainly being run by a bunch of maniacs. /DA

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