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Re: cannot run setup64.exe without admin privileges (even if renamed foo.exe)

On 9/25/2013 11:21 AM, Frédéric Bron wrote:
In fact, what would be the issue to set the requested execution level
to "asInvoker" for the official setup-x86_64.exe?
People with admin rights will still be able to install for all users
and people without admin rights will be able to install for

Doesn't that mean that "setup-x86_64.exe" needs to be "Run as Administrator"
to be installed for "All Users"?  If so, I wouldn't be in favor of the
change because it changes the default install behavior (= more confusion/
list traffic).

I understand. Halas, I cannot try this my-self.
Can somebody with admin rights try to install cygwin 64 for all users
using the following setup:

A quick check shows that yours definitely doesn't ask to elevate.
I can't check to see how that affects the downstream installation
and services ATM.



A: Yes.
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