RE: How to find out the current cygwin version?
- Date: Fri, 8 Sep 2017 13:05:31 +0000
- From: "Nellis, Kenneth" <Kenneth.Nellis@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: RE: How to find out the current cygwin version?
From: David Billinghurst
> On 8/09/2017 14:39, Ben Stover via cygwin wrote:
> > Assume I get to another (Windows) computer where Cygwin is already
> > How can I find out which version of Cygwin is currently installed?
> cygcheck --version # for cygwin dll
This isn't technically correct, right? This gives the version of
cygcheck itself, not the cygwin DLL, which is what was really
Instead, use: cygcheck -c cygwin
Or, as I do (and Corinna already suggested): uname -a
or, more quietly: uname -r