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cygwin is large

I noticed that cygwin takes up 9.7 gig
why so much space
and could I delete some files
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rgb192
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rindiCommented:
It is large if you install a lot of extras, and you chose those when installing it. What are you using cygwin for? With it's install utility you can select what you want installed, but I don't remember if when you deselect something that is already installed it also removes that option.
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rgb192Author Commented:
thanks
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