[osgeo4w-dev] what package creates the OSGeo4w Shell menu item?

Frank Warmerdam warmerdam at pobox.com
Fri Jul 4 21:55:57 EDT 2008

Jeff McKenna wrote:
> I agree with you Frank regarding a separate package..in fact I'd like to 
> propose that this "package" is a simple exe created through Nullsoft to 
> handle start menus, shortcuts, registry listing, uninstaller, etc.


I'm not sure why we need this for start menus and desktop shortcuts.
The xxmklink handles those just fine.

What registry listing do we require?

How would we create an uninstaller without it knowing all the files in the
installed packages?

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