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Re: moratorium on new setup.exe features, please?

Christopher Faylor wrote:

> Can we concentrate on releasing a new version of setup.exe, please?
> I'd like to eliminate the confusion that the current version of setup.exe
> is causing.  It seems like we are in a standard "add one more thing" mode
> when people are experiencing real problems and real confusion with the
> currently released setup.exe.
> The only thing that I really wanted for the next release was clickable
> categories.  We have quite a bit more than that so I assume there will
> be additional unforeseen headaches coming.  This is standard when you
> add new features.  The more features you add, the more headaches you'll
> get.
> So, lets just concentrate on getting something out the door which solves
> the known issues.  The biggest known issue right now is the "How do I
> install everything?"

There's one more urgent issue: I have a bzip2 and libbz2_0 package 
waiting for release, and the new setup must be able to handle that 
name(*)...I think most of these changes are in Robert's sandbox right 
now, but there's also a necessary pending patch to in 

(*) sure, I could rename it, but I really would rather not...

IMO, this change is a bugfix on the current setup.exe, and not a new 
feature.  YOMV...


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