Native windows gnuclient/winclient setup kit
acs at alumni.princeton.edu
Mon Sep 24 06:24:03 EDT 2007
Hi Adrian -
On 9/22/07, Adrian Aichner <adrian at xemacs.org> wrote:
> > As an alternative to folding the gnuclient sources into the XEmacs
> > tree, I have developed a Windows-native gnuclient setup kit. (Thanks,
> > Adrian, for helping me debug the kit.) This kit will add gnuclient
> > and gnuserv functionality to the Windows-native XEmacs already
> > installed on your computer. I have copied the setup kit to
> > http://ftp.xemacs.org/pub/xemacs/windows/testing/gnuclient_setup.exe.
> > If you're interested, please download and run the kit.
> Hi Vin, that kit works even better:
> I noticed that uninstalling the previous gnusclient 2.0 installation leaves the gnuserv.exe
> and gnuclient*.exe files around in the installed XEmacsen's i586-pc-win32 dirrectories. It
> does remove them and the source code folder from from C:\Program Files\XEmacs
Yes, until this weekend, uninstall support was incomplete. I have
just uploaded a new version that uninstalls all the .exe files and
undoes the site-start.el modifications.
> There's still multiple DOS prompt boxes popping up per XEmacs installation being
> upgraded with gnuclient 2.0 functionality.
I managed to remove the pop-ups by invoking xemacs.exe through the
i.exe executable. This makes setup think that it's invoking a
non-graphical application (which "xemacs -batch" is, really).
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