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comment I want to uninstall Cygwin, but I don't have cygrunsrv
@Asad: Fixed that; looks like the layout of the Cygwin FAQs has changed since I originally wrote that answer. Thanks for the heads up!
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revised I want to uninstall Cygwin, but I don't have cygrunsrv
Correct link to the uninstall instructions
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answered Set up Cygwin with Python executables
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comment Difference between scp and rsync?
AIUI rsync now uses SSH by default, so there's no difference in security. And all the other reports I've seen say rsync will be at least as fast as scp; why do you think scp is quicker?
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revised Cygwin won't start Gitk
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comment CygWin installation not completing
Are you trying to install everything? That's a Bad Idea™. Only install the packages you need.
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answered How to exit Windows Python in Cygwin
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comment Cygwin won't start Gitk
Yes, you will need to be an administrator. The -v option isn't necessary, it just means the script will print what it's doing to screen as it goes.