Admin/Cygwin/README
author wenzelm
Mon, 23 Apr 2012 16:05:18 +0200
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more notes on Cygwin, notably for downgrading to 1.7.9 to avoid multi-threading instabilities starting with 1.7.10 early 2012;

Notes on Cygwin
===============

* http://www.cygwin.com/

* http://www.cygwin.com/cygwin-ug-net/ntsec.html

* http://chinese-watercolor.com/LRP/printsrv/cygwin-sshd.html

* Cygwin crash of Poly/ML 5.4.0, 5.4.1 with threads (and sockets?)
http://cygwin.com/ml/cygwin/2012-04/msg00415.html
http://cygwin.com/ml/cygwin/2012-04/msg00417.html

* Mirror with many old versions (not setup.init!)
  http://ftp.eq.uc.pt/software/pc/prog/cygwin

* Time machine for older versions:
  http://www.fruitbat.org/Cygwin/index.html#cygwincirca

  e.g. ftp://www.fruitbat.org/pub/cygwin/circa/2012/02/04/034515/setup.ini
  for last 1.7.9 version