[Off-topic] Re: Best windows installer?

Ashok P. Nadkarni <>
Thu Jul 6 04:54:50 CEST 2006


David Hopwood wrote:
> Ashok P. Nadkarni wrote:
>   
>> InstallJammer (www.installjammer.com) is open-source, scriptable AND
>> *cross platform* (Windows and Unix).
>>     
>
> Don't Windows and Unix users generally have quite different expectations
> about how installation should work? I would have thought that most Unix
> users prefer to use their OS/distribution's package manager, rather than
> a standalone executable installer.
>
>   
I've only used the Windows version so I'm not sure if the Unix 
installers produced by Installjammer are "compatible" with the native 
Unix methods.

/Ashok



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