Installing Cygwin without using setup

Andy Koppe
Wed May 13 16:40:00 GMT 2009

2009/5/13 Gary Johnson <>:
>> Cygwin installs to one directory, usually c:\cygwin.
>> You can choose to use it or not.  I really don't understand the
>> question.  Sorry.
> Doesn't setup.exe add entries to the Windows registry as well?

Only a few for Cygwin's own use, e.g. for the mount points (and those
are going in 1.7). Nothing that affects anything outside Cygwin.


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