R: Creating an installation package

Marco Atzeri marco_atzeri@yahoo.it
Wed Oct 13 13:26:00 GMT 2010

--- Mer 13/10/10, Brandon Chase  ha scritto:

>  I'm trying to create an installation package for an update
> m68k toolchain (will 
> not be uploaded to the Cygwin server). I have the tars of
> binutils, newlib, and 
> gcc as well as some patches. What is the best way to create
> an installation 
> package for these three? I've looked on http://www.cygwin.com but it seems like 
> I may only need a setup.ini file to install the packages.
> What is the best way 
> to start? 

setup.exe use setup.ini to recognize the several packages
available on site

setup.ini is built by genini from the available setup.hint's
for every package.


When you have everything in place you can use

setup.exe -X  -O -s http://your_site_name

to install the package from your site.


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