This is the mail archive of the cygwin mailing list for the Cygwin project.

Index Nav: [Date Index] [Subject Index] [Author Index] [Thread Index]
Message Nav: [Date Prev] [Date Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next]
Other format: [Raw text]

Re: Installing packages from cygwin Command Line

On 10/25/06, JZA <> wrote:

Hi everyone, well I have been looking into Cygwin, and I want to know if there is a command line tool to install some of this packages.

setup.exe has some command-line switches you can use to sort of automate things.

Command Line Options:
-D --download                          Download from internet
-L --local-install                     Install from local directory
-s --site                              Download site
-R --root                              Root installation directory
-q --quiet-mode                        Unattended setup mode
-h --help                              print help
-l --local-package-dir                 Local package directory
-r --no-replaceonreboot                Disable replacing in-use files on next
-n --no-shortcuts                      Disable creation of desktop and start
                                       menu shortcuts
-N --no-startmenu                      Disable creation of start menu shortcut
-d --no-desktop                        Disable creation of desktop shortcut
-A --disable-buggy-antivirus           Disable known or suspected buggy anti
                                       virus software packages during
Ending cygwin install

Unsubscribe info:
Problem reports:

Index Nav: [Date Index] [Subject Index] [Author Index] [Thread Index]
Message Nav: [Date Prev] [Date Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next]