[Qgis-developer] QGIS on Windows: order another desktop to accommodate all the icons

Martin Landa landa.martin at gmail.com
Fri Mar 11 14:19:46 PST 2016


2016-03-11 2:39 GMT+01:00 J├╝rgen E. <jef at norbit.de>:

> That because we repackage OSGeo4W packages for the standalone installer and
> their postinstall scripts install the icons.  So you also get icons for GRASS
> and SAGA for instance.  Not sure if that's bad.

beside SAGA and GRASS the QGIS alone will create 4(!) different icons.
So 4 (QGIS) + 1 (SAGA) + 1 (GRASS).

>> BTW, uninstall procedure do not remove these icons from desktop.
> That might be because the packages' preremove scripts don't remove the icons in
> OSGeo4W either.

I wanted to say, none of QGIS icons (also SAGA) is removed from
desktop after uninstalling QGIS. Martin

Martin Landa

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