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Re: updating packages?
Elfyn McBratney wrote:
i know it may be a newbie question, but how can i update easily packages
in cygwin. i tried the setup-tool, but it downloads everytime the whole
bunch of packages and seems to install the whole stuff again, either i had
already installed cygwin completly. i just want to add one package.
It shouldn't. If you are choosing the correct/same install root-directory
and package download directory, which are the defaults in the respective
fields, it should only attempt to download updated packages, unless you
Also, don't change the mirrors you use for no reason.
Larry Hall lhall at rfk dot com
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