tip for blind users of setup.exe regarding package installation

Adam Puckett adotsdothmusic@gmail.com
Mon Mar 5 15:58:00 GMT 2012


Here's how I went about installing Cygwin via setup.exe with the free,
open source screen reader NVDA:

1. Download and run setup.exe, and click "Next" at each prompt, as the
user guide says, for a core install.
2. Install additional packages with the -P option. E.G.:

setup -P gcc -P git -P bzr -P python

etc.

Adam



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