AllVersions: Running Cygwin X w/ Registy Entries

Thorsten Kampe
Tue Oct 25 19:27:00 GMT 2005

* (2005-10-25 18:55 +0100)
>  Greetings
> I would like to be able to have a portable version of cygwin in my Flash Drive.
> I have been able to do it but it requires that I enter some registry entries
> such as:
> [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Cygnus Solutions\Cygwin\mounts v2\/]
> "native"="F:\\cygwin"
> "flags"=dword:0000000a
> [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Cygnus Solutions\Cygwin\mounts v2\/usr/bin]
> "native"="F:\\cygwin/bin"
> "flags"=dword:0000000a
> (as simple as double clicking a .reg file, however:)
> Many computers at my university do not allow access to the registry and
> modification of it.

Use the HKEY_CURRENT_USER entries...

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