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RE: downloading cygwin from linux
- From: "Robb, Sam" <sam dot robb at timesys dot com>
- To: <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Tue, 19 Apr 2005 12:37:03 -0400
- Subject: RE: downloading cygwin from linux
> From: Igor Pechtchanski
> Sent: Tuesday, April 19, 2005 12:33 PM
> To: community help
> Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Re: downloading cygwin from linux
> On Tue, 19 Apr 2005, community help wrote:
> > Hi everyone,
> > I tried to download cygwin from a linux machine but
> > with no success. Is there any way to download every
> > thing at a time and install it later on a windows
> > machine?
> > I'm trying to download cygwin from work where i have a
> > linux system and i want to install it at home where i
> > have windows but no internet connection.
> > PS: executing setup.exe in linux does not work. So
> > there must be an other way.
> Two possibilities immediately spring to mind: WINE or BEER (bring
> everything employing rsync). Both are untested.
You could also try mkcygwget:
I use it under Linux, and it works just fine.
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