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RE: Installing packages from cygwin Command Line
- From: "Thrall, Bryan" <bryan dot thrall at flightsafety dot com>
- To: <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Mon, 30 Oct 2006 09:15:15 -0600
- Subject: RE: Installing packages from cygwin Command Line
Igor Peshansky wrote on Sunday, October 29, 2006 2:48 PM:
>> Note that --local-package-dir is a little broken; specifically, it
>> gets overridden by whatever the user selected last time they ran
>> setup.exe (at least, this was the case as of setup.exe version
>> 2.510.2.2). The problem has been fixed in CVS, but there doesn't
>> seem to have been a setup.exe release since then...
True, and thanks for pointing that out. I guess my point was more that
the standard setup.exe linked from the front page of cygwin.com didn't
have the fixes yet; certainly there are ways of getting the fixed
version if you know what to look for!
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