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Re: Install all packages from local repository?
31.10.2011 19:48, Jim Garrison ÐÐÑÐÑ:
I need to create a "standard" Cygwin setup for a group of developers,
containing the defaults plus a customized selection of additional non-
default packages to be installed (ssh, vim, etc, about 70 total).
$ cat setup.bat
setup.exe --local-install --package-manager --quiet-mode --packages ^
and so on...
see above... and:
I have set up a local repository, on a network share, containing all the
packages that need to be installed. I find however, that there's no
simple way to have setup.exe just install everything in the local
repository. Each user has to go through the setup menu and individually
select all non-default packages, or they will not be installed.
The ultimate goal is to provide a batch script that runs setup.exe and
installs a pre-defined set of packages, either from a local repository
or from the Internet. Ideally it runs headless but having to click
through the install dialogs is acceptable as long as the desired non-
default packages are selected without the user having to manually select
Is there anything in the local repository I can tweak to change the
install status of non-default packages so they will be installed?
As far as I can tell, the only way to do this currently is to
explicitly list all the packages on the command line with the -P
option. Is this the only way?
Any suggestions on how to best accomplish this would be greatly
$ ./setup.exe --help
Starting cygwin install, version 2.738
Current Directory: h:\cygwin
Command Line Options:
-D --download Download from internet
-L --local-install Install from local directory
-s --site Download site
-O --only-site Ignore all sites except for -s
-R --root Root installation directory
-P --packages Specify packages to install
-C --categories Specify entire categories to install
-p --proxy HTTP/FTP proxy (host:port)
-q --quiet-mode Unattended setup mode
-M --package-manager Semi-attended chooser-only mode
-h --help print help
-l --local-package-dir Local package directory
-r --no-replaceonreboot Disable replacing in-use files on next
-X --no-verify Don't verify setup.ini signatures
-n --no-shortcuts Disable creation of desktop and start
-N --no-startmenu Disable creation of start menu shortcut
-d --no-desktop Disable creation of desktop shortcut
-K --pubkey Path to extra public key file (gpg
-S --sexpr-pubkey Extra public key in s-expr format
-u --untrusted-keys Use untrusted keys from last-extrakeys
-U --keep-untrusted-keys Use untrusted keys and retain all
-A --disable-buggy-antivirus Disable known or suspected buggy anti
virus software packages during
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