[luatex] configure error on mingw
indiego at gmx.net
Wed Mar 17 21:10:41 CET 2010
Am 17.03.2010 19:08, schrieb Reinhard Kotucha:
> On 17 March 2010 Peter Rolf wrote:
> > Am 17.03.2010 14:41, schrieb T T:
> > > On 17 March 2010 12:45, Peter Rolf <indiego at gmx.net> wrote:
> > >> mingw now comes with a simple installer. just download 'MinGW-5.1.6.exe'
> > >
> > > Yes, I know, but I don't understand what it does. It puts some stuff
> > > in the registry, changes path, etc. and that bothers me. I want to use
> > > msys from usb stick, so I do it myself :)
> > >
> > it's more convenient this way, because the mingw installer also
> > updates the packages (only when called). the msys package itself
> > has no installer (it's not in the software list). also: you use a
> > microsoft os and have security concerns about open source software?
> > :D
> But the installer writes stuff to the registry without any good
> reason. It's useless if you want to run the software from a USB
ah, i got the point.
[reminder for myself]
keep your mouth shut when the discussion comes to portable apps. :)
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