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Notes on plan for Windows installer.
The purpose of part I of the plan is to gain an understanding of the current installers in terms of:
As a part of this we should be able to produce top-level descriptions of what the installers do.
Input from Joost and Uwe. B&C would appreciate some input from J&U if they can find the time. Some things that would help are as follows:
Christian and Bo, who both have found the reading... though, will continue to read for two more weeks.
Think about what should be done, and look for relevant parts in the installer sources. We'll then express opnions using the wiki like e.g.
J: compile from source, (put source in svn?) U: PDFview.exe in SVN, not a good idea.
After reviewing lists/notes as described above, all four of us will discuss the analysis results. Then we decide on how to proceed.
Bo and Christian already think that some reshuffling of the code is needed (for readability if nothing else).