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Re: Minimum Install for Executable Distrubution

Thorsten Kampe wrote:
> * Max Bowsher (03-02-24 23:50 +0100)
>> Thorsten Kampe wrote:
>>> * Charles Krug (03-02-24 23:38 +0100)
>>>> We've built the gcc/as/ld toolset as a cross compiler to the
>>>> Altavec PowerPC.  We've been using it internally for a couple of
>>>> weeks.
>>>> Those of us with full developer Cygwin installations can run the
>>>> program with no problems.
>>>> We'd like to be able to distribute a minimal package to everyone
>>>> here who needs the cross compile capability.
>>>> [Detailed stuff]
>>>> I BELIEVE the correct course of action would be to do a default
>>>> Cygwin install
>>> Not "default", but "Base".
>> Since "default" is "Base", there's little point in distinguishing.
> If I remember correctly, there are quite a few packages in the default
> install that don't belong to the Base category. The Base packages
> might depend on those, so I may be wrong.

OK, strictly speaking, default is Base plus any extra packages dragged in my
dependencies (and yes, there are a few).


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