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From Heinz Drews <heinz.dr...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Installer -- Phase 2
Date Mon, 19 Dec 2005 19:05:59 GMT
I will try to be patient.

Can I get the Installer as Xmas gift :-)


On 12/19/05, Erik Daughtrey <erikd@schemacity.org> wrote:
> In principal, I agree with your comments about minimal, default and custom
> install, but I don't think this approach is necessary yet.
> Once you have the opportunity to try the installer I think you'll see what I
> mean.  I could explain, but "a picture is worth a thousand words" as they
> say.
> There really are just a few options to select.  Mixing and matching these
> options into various configuration matrices might actually be more confusing.
>
>  On Monday 19 December 2005 12:41, Heinz Drews wrote:
> > Hello Erik,
> >
> > the approach sounds just perfect.
> >
> > It would be great if the Installer would support a number of standard
> > configurations.
> >
> > e.g "Minimal", "Default", ... "Custom".
> >
> > Best regards,
> > Heinz
> >
> > On 12/19/05, Erik Daughtrey <erikd@schemacity.org> wrote:
> > > The next phase of the installer is supposed to only install selected
> > > components as well as activating them in config.xml.  Currently, the
> > > installer installs all components and modifies config.xml to only start
> > > those selected at install time.
> > >
> > > My current plan is to make this an optional feature by adding somthing
> > > like a "Lean install" pack that can be selected.  This way folks who
> > > happen to want everything installed, but only some parts configured can
> > > have the current functionality.
> > >
> > > Does anyone vehemently disagree with this approach?
> > >
> > > --
> > >
> > > Regards,
> > >
> > > Erik
>
> --
>
> Regards,
>
> Erik
>

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