This is the mail archive of the
mailing list for the Cygwin project.
Re: cygwin.com unavailable from blueyonder/telewest uk
On Wed, Jul 30, 2003 at 09:19:10AM -0400, Bill C Riemers wrote:
>> > My question is: can I install cygwin without access to cygwin.com, and
>> > if so, how? Here is what I've done:
>> Unfortunately not as you have noticed below, setup.exe requires the file
>> mirrors.lst, which is located on cygwin.com .
>Sure you can. Just convince someone to snail mail you a CDROM burn. The
>install from local directory feature of setup.exe works as expected.
In that case, just download the files/directories from a mirror into a
subdirectory and use "Install from Local Directory" to install them.
There's no need to use a CD.
Please use the resources at cygwin.com rather than sending personal email.
Special for spam email harvesters: send email to email@example.com
and be permanently blocked from mailing lists at sources.redhat.com
Unsubscribe info: http://cygwin.com/ml/#unsubscribe-simple
Problem reports: http://cygwin.com/problems.html