Cygnus solutions was a company that provided commercial support for free software, they were founded in 1989 and merged with Redhat in 2000. The name was apparently a recursive acronmy for "Cygnus, your GNU Support".
They were a major contributor to free software, but their most famous project was Cygwin. Cygwin is a posix compatibility layer for ...
The only setting that Cygwin setup is storing on the Register is
the location of the various installations at
Usually the defaults are
C:\cygwin (for the 32 bit version)
C:\cygwin64 (for the 64 bit version)
You can tell anyway Setup to use a different directory or disk,
setting a different ...