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Re: CD-based distribution (was Another website....)
- To: gnu-win32 at cygnus dot com
- Subject: Re: CD-based distribution (was Another website....)
- From: "CyberJack" <cyber at cbj dot net>
- Date: Fri, 14 Aug 1998 16:06:21 -0500
- References: <19980813075556.C12323@cygnus.com>
At 02:48 PM 8/13/98 -0700, you wrote:
>That is a good point; it does make sense for the install process to be
>windows aware because, after all, this is windows software. A
>product like that might also help developers building stand alone
>applications with cygwin to distribute them easier. Does anyone know if
>it would be difficult to extend rpm with windows specific features like
How about having InstallSheild install the base system then launch an rpm
based install for any optional packages.
That would make since to me. Or look at the U/WIN base install package. It
has a fairly thorough install/uninstall that removes registry settings and
any additionally installed packages.
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