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I am on windows XP. I am trying to install cygwin on my machine. But the setup doesn't load any mirror list. Does anybody know a specific URL to install it?

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Who downvoted this question? It is fine. Dear Trolls: Please go back to your mother's basement. – kevinarpe Jun 19 '13 at 6:08

Install it by running setup.exe. Also if you have any problems in installing Cygwin let me know.

Hope it helps.

List of mirrors.

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I tried that only, but I am unable to get the list of mirrors. I guess it can be a firewall issue – Varun Mahajan Jul 2 '12 at 6:17
I have updated with list of mirrors available at Cygwin. – ahmed Jul 2 '12 at 7:27

If the mirrors are your problem here are 2 post about Offline Cygwin installs

Cygwin offline installer?

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