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Re: Setup's local package directory on network share
- From: "Aaron Digulla" <digulla at hepe dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Mon, 06 Nov 2017 10:28:07 +0100
- Subject: Re: Setup's local package directory on network share
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Am Donnerstag, November 02, 2017 16:14 CET, Andrey Repin <firstname.lastname@example.org> schrieb:
> > When I manually enter the path (using a mapped drive), I get a dialog:
> > "Directory S:\cygwin\Downloads does not exist, would you like me to create
> > it?" which is wrong since the folder exists.
> > What is the problem here? I searched the documentation and it mentions a
> > couple of problems with network shares and Windows authentication but that when Cygwin is already running.
> Store setup.exe on the same network share and use UNC path to access it.
> Then "other people" could use both a fresh package cache and a fresh setup.exe
Thanks, UNC path works.
Aaron "Optimizer" Digulla a.k.a. Philmann Dark
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