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Re: install 'cron' packages in cygwin
- From: "Michael A Chase" <mchase at ix dot netcom dot com>
- To: "Prakriteswar Santikary" <prakriteswar dot santikary at pointinfo dot com>,<cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Tue, 5 Feb 2002 14:05:31 -0800
- Subject: Re: install 'cron' packages in cygwin
- References: <9BA5F91CE7E4D111829200A0C99B3782E4E614@BOSTONMAIL>
----- Original Message -----
From: "Prakriteswar Santikary" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Tuesday, February 05, 2002 13:48
Subject: RE: install 'cron' packages in cygwin
> I just downloaded setup.exe and doubled-cliked on it to install. When
> I see this 'category' thing you are talking about ?
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Christopher Faylor [mailto:email@example.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, February 05, 2002 1:45 PM
> To: Prakriteswar Santikary
> Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Re: install 'cron' packages in cygwin
> On Tue, Feb 05, 2002 at 09:31:11PM -0000, Prakriteswar Santikary wrote:
> >I installed 'cygwin' today. I would like to install packages pertaining
> >'cron' for submitting jobs. Where can I find that package and how can I
> >install it ? thanks. Santi
> It's available via setup.exe but not installed by default.
> The "Categories" part of the setup process has all sorts of interesting
> things available, if you click on parts of the screen which contain
> In this case, you should click on the "Admin" category if you want to
> see the "cron" selection.
It's the first column in the package selection dialog. If the setup you
downloaded is earlier than 2.125, you have a bad copy; please tell us where
you got it so it can get fixed.
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