TeX Live CD 5, Autostart/Setup under Win95

Hubert Palme palme@uni-wuppertal.de
Mon, 26 Jun 2000 14:39:04 +0200 (CEST)

>>>>> "F" == Fabrice Popineau <Fabrice.Popineau@supelec.fr> writes:

 F> * Hubert Palme <palme@uni-wuppertal.de> writes:
 >> Dear TeX Live Team, I found out, that the autostart/setup programs
 >> on the TeX live CD on Windows 95 only run with Internet Explorer (>=
 >> 4.0?)  installed. Otherwise the programs complain about WININET.DLL
 >> missing. Is this a bug or a feature?

 F> This is missing rom the documentation, but there should be (on the
 F> TL5c final version) a redistribuable component from Microsoft that
       | How can I find out the CD version I have?

 F> will install this dll on systems where it is lacking.
 F> Run setupw32\wintdist.exe, follow the instructions and then you will
 F> be able to autorun the CD.

Hmm... I have no wintdist.exe, but 50ComUpd.exe on my CD. This
contains some "Common updates", but not the missing DLL. May be, I
have a too early version? (The README is from march 2000)


Hubert Palme         Bergische Universitaet-Gesamthochschule Wuppertal
                                      Computing  Center
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E-Mail: palme@uni-wuppertal.de             (Germany)