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Re: cygwin installation fails in Windows 10 when running with --quite-mode




I tried again on the clean Windows VM

setup-x86_64.exe -q -B -R C:\Users\user\Downloads -s
http://cygwin/mirror/constant.com

After that I tried


setup-x86_64.exe -q -B -R C:\Users\user\Downloads -s
http://cygwin/mirror/constant.com -p wget,screen

Both worked. Looks like my bad

On Mon, Dec 18, 2017 at 7:27 PM, Arkady <larytet@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi,
>
> I am trying to do:
>
> setup-x86_64.exe -q -p wget -v
>
> The installation fails with the last line "Changing gid to
> Administrators" and a small dialog box "setup-x86_64.exe" has stopped
> working A problem caused the program to stop working correctly..."
>
> I tried
> setup-x86_64.exe -q -p wget -v -B
> and
> setup-x86_64.exe -q -p wget -v -B -R C:\Windows\Temp
>
> The same result - the setup fails
> The interactive GUI installation works fine.
> The quite mode fails to install/update Cygwin on the machin where it
> is already installed.
>
>
> What am I missing?
>
> Thanks.

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