[OSGeo-Discuss] osgeo4w setup.exe source code?

nicholas.g.lawrence at mainroads.qld.gov.au nicholas.g.lawrence at mainroads.qld.gov.au
Wed Feb 25 16:38:42 PST 2009

> Hello list.
> Thanks everyone for the great work done with OSGeo4W.
> I have a strange (maybe) question. I suppose that osgeo4w setup.exe is
> a fork of the cygwin's setup. Is it possible to view/download its
> source code?

> Thanks, Giovanni

I have a different question.

Is setup.exe the best way to install software on microsoft windows?

Has Windows Installer, that is an .msi file been considered?


I know that my IT section has a strong preference for software
to be installed via .msi.


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