net release setup.exe

Earnie Boyd
Tue Apr 18 06:36:00 GMT 2000

--- Daniel Glassey <> wrote:
> if you have cygwin20.1 and CYGWIN=tty then setup.exe hangs at the first 
> prompt.

Setup.exe is a non-cygwin program working with cygwin.  Having tty set on when
communicating between cygwin and non-cygwin programs has always been a cause
for problems.

> after removing the environment variable it works ok.

See I told you. ;^)  Where do/did you have the CYGWIN environment variable
defined?  AFAIK, setup.exe is meant to be run from the DOS command prompt.

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