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

Brian Inglis
Tue Apr 21 18:34:05 GMT 2020

On 2020-04-21 02:14, KAVALAGIOS Panagiotis (EEAS-EXT) wrote:
>> From: 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.
It's Windows C++ built with Cygwin ports of a GNU toolchain:	view
	git://	clone

Take care. Thanks, Brian Inglis, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

This email may be disturbing to some readers as it contains
too much technical detail. Reader discretion is advised.

More information about the Cygwin mailing list