You could do this non-interactively with the command line options --allow-unsupported-windows Allow old, unsupported Windows versions -a --arch architecture to install (x86_64 or x86) -C --categories Specify entire categories to install -o --delete-orphans remove orphaned packages -A --disable-buggy-antivirus Disable known or suspected buggy anti virus software packages during execution.
-D --download Download from internet -f --force-current select the current version for all packages -h --help print help -I --include-source Automatically include source download -i --ini-basename Use a different basename, e.g.
Making Net releases of the Win32 tools and helping people on the Net out is not our primary job function, so some email will have to go unanswered. Full source code is available for all packages and tools.
This includes configuring and building most of the available GNU or BSD software, including the packages included with the Cygwin distribution themselves.The packages in Cygwin are continually improving, thanks to the efforts of net volunteers who maintain the Cygwin binary ports.Each package has its own version numbers and its own release process.The packages in the Net release are maintained by a large group of people; a complete list can be found here.Please note that all of us working on Cygwin try to be as responsive as possible and deal with patches and questions as we get them, but realistically we don't have time to answer all of the email that is sent to the main mailing list. You can pick and choose the packages you wish to install, and update them individually.