cygwin-setup & rebaseall

Dave Korn
Tue Oct 25 16:40:00 GMT 2005

Satish Balay wrote:

> Doesn't setup have similar problem with updating 'packages' for
> running apps? I think it prompts for a reboot to complete. So I'm
> guessing the same approach can be used when it needs a rebase.

  It's not as straightforward as all that.  The facility to update a file on
reboot is built into the windows OS, setup.exe just makes use of it.  There
is no facility to rebase a file on reboot built into windows!

Can't think of a witty .sigline today....

Unsubscribe info:
Problem reports:

More information about the Cygwin mailing list