setup.exe should remove the tar.gz files of old packages

Christopher Faylor
Sun Nov 19 20:17:00 GMT 2000

On Sun, Nov 19, 2000 at 11:11:48PM -0500, DJ Delorie wrote:
>> Perhaps there should be an option (like a checkbox) for specifying whether
>> or not the user wishes to delete the files after the installation.
>Perhaps the user can just delete the files they don't want?  It's not
>a big deal, and we already have more options than I'm comfortable


An 'rm -r' after installation should not be that big a deal.


Want to unsubscribe from this list?
Send a message to

More information about the Cygwin mailing list