Get that Linux feeling - on Windows
If just you want information on how to install Cygwin, read the Setting Up Cygwin page.
Information for package maintainers
- The Cygwin Package Contributor's Guide.
- Uploading packages to cygwin.com.
- Maintainer git repositories for cygwin packaging.
- (experimental) package build service.
Packaging technical details
- Information about package files.
- Information about package .hint files.
- information about setup.ini files
- If you are interested in creating a local mirror, with or without custom Cygwin packages, see the package server page.
- If you are interested in improving setup, see the setup homepage.
cygwin-apps mailing list is the correct place to discuss any
package creation or maintenance issues. It is not a place for end user bug
reports - direct those to the
cygwin mailing list instead.