setup-x86_64.exe --quiet-mode issues using Management Tools

Tue Apr 21 08:14:14 GMT 2020

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Cygwin <> On Behalf Of Jon Turney
> It's possible that there are bugs in setup which cause quiet-mode to get stuck
> on some error conditions.
> Unfortunately, there's not enough information provided to know if that's the
> case here, or fix it if it is.

That's fine. We do a testing with local repository, so usually the behaviour should be the same on all machines. Famous last words!

> > I have already requested a feature to totally remove any GUI from silent
> installation:
> >
> >
> >
> Yeah, about that...
> If you want to see a feature added to setup, by far the best way is to provide
> a patch to add it.

Do you accept patches in Java? :) My C skills are pure academic in the university several years ago.


Panos Kavalagios

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