[osgeo4w-dev] new application launch bat file template

Jürgen E. Fischer jef at norbit.de
Thu Jan 22 18:13:16 EST 2009

Hi Frank,

On Thu, 22. Jan 2009 at 15:36:51 -0500, Frank Warmerdam wrote:
> Also, are the existing .bat files broken?  Sometimes it is good to clarify
> "best practice" and apply it where convenient but there is no need to
> immediately force all packages to adopt the practice if their old approach
> works adequately.

I noticed that some of the batch files are in unix mode (ie. LF instead
of CRLF).

> I'm reasonably confident that several packages will not work properly
> if OSGeo4W is installed in a directory with a space in the path.

I think xxmklink had a problem with blank.  But I didn't take the time
to investigate - maybe I just didn't get the quotes right.


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