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Re: Older versions of Cygwin setup.exe
- From: "Peter A. Castro" <doctor at fruitbat dot org>
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- Date: Thu, 14 Jul 2016 11:55:07 -0700 (PDT)
- Subject: Re: Older versions of Cygwin setup.exe
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On Thu, 14 Jul 2016, Marco Atzeri wrote:
Date: Thu, 14 Jul 2016 18:13:47 +0200
From: Marco Atzeri <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Re: Older versions of Cygwin setup.exe
On 14/07/2016 17:09, Secure Hell wrote:
Are older versions of the setup.exe, setup-x86.exe, setup-x86_64.exe
available for download anywhere? It's really the installer I'm after and
the actual packages those installers install.
I would settle for a hash list if that exists (i.e. MD5, SHA1 and/or
Any help appreciated. Thanks.
Just to chime in on this (which is OT for the list, I believe, but...)
I do collect a smattering of setup versions overtime, but not all.
There's an assumption that newer versions of Setup can largely handle
installing older releases (up to a point, I'll grant).
That may not necessarily be true in the future, which is why I do collect
snapshots of setup in case someone finds the latest doesn't work for them.
Still, as Cygwin and Setup have evolved over time, I do try and ensure
older Setup is available just in case.
If there's a specific version of Setup the OP is looking for, I can check
my archives to see if I have it, or something near it.
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