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Andreas Färber andreas.faerber at web.de
Sat Sep 9 05:09:38 EDT 2006

Am 09.09.2006 um 04:16 schrieb Michael J. Ryan:

> Andreas Färber wrote:
>>> I don't think that MSI is cross-platform...
>> So what?! Provide a .tar.gz for all platforms and ask the Windows   
>> users to extract it, configure, make, make install??? No way!
>> Mono itself, too, provides platform-specific ways of installation   
>> despite being pretty much cross-platform, and that's what users like.
> create a .tar.gz for *nix platforms, and use MSI for windows...

Exactly my point: One needs an Installer package for Windows despite  
it not being cross-platform.
But in addition I also provide a Disk image for OS X, an RPM for  
Linux (no Deb yet) and a Package for Solaris. :-)


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