On 8 September 2011 19:02, Oleksandr Gavenko wrote:
> I install Cygwin and Cygwinports.
> Every time I update Cygwin (thus run setup.exe for Cygwin
> and Next ==> Next ==> ... ==> OK) setup.exe
> GCC, some xorg, Python, ...
> packages and install another from Cygwinports.
> This take a long time... (15 min).
> Next when I decide update Cygwinports same happen.
> How avoid a lot of package reinstallation and save life time?
Select both a Cygwin mirror and a Cygwin Ports one in setup.exe. You
can select a mirror without deselecting already selected ones by
holding Ctrl while clicking on it.