[osgeo4w-dev] Installer update

Frank Warmerdam warmerdam at pobox.com
Thu Jan 15 11:18:40 EST 2009

Lucena, Ivan wrote:
> Frank,
> It took me a while to figured it out but I think there is a mistake here. I could be that I am misinformed because I 
> am not on list from the beginning. I have just jumped in.
> Anyway, in that folder:
> http://download.osgeo.org/osgeo4w/
> the osgeo4w-setup.exe does not have the modification that you mentioned. The setup.exe does. But the 
> download link on that page: http://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/OSGeo_Win32_Installer is pointing to osgeo4w-setup.exe.


The osgeo4w-setup.exe and setup.exe are the same file (setup.exe is just a
soft link to osgeo4w-setup.exe for backwards compatability).

I would note that the wiki.osgeo.org pages on OSGeo4W are outdated and you
should primarily refer to materials on http://osgeo4w.osgeo.org/ (the trac

Best regards,
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