[tahoe-dev] [tahoe-lafs] #773: document installation on Windows

David-Sarah Hopwood david-sarah at jacaranda.org
Mon Aug 17 22:10:39 UTC 2009


Shawn Willden wrote:
> On Sunday 16 August 2009 07:51:40 pm David-Sarah Hopwood wrote:
>> I succeeded in installing on Vista using the InstallDetails instructions
>> for Python 2.6 (native using MinGW, not cygwin).
> 
> Thanks for testing that.

You're welcome.

>>  - on Vista, there is an extra click on 'Advanced system settings' to
>>    get to the environment variable settings from the System control panel
>>    applet.
> 
> Could you update the page to describe that?

Done.

>> Also, after installation, the error messages if you try to use some of the
>> subcommands without arguments, are rather unhelpful, e.g.
> 
> That's a good point.  I suggest opening a Trac ticket, since you'll already 
> have created an account :-)

I think it's the same issue as <http://allmydata.org/trac/tahoe/ticket/681>.

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