[etoys-dev] Win32 installer gotcha Re: [squeakland] Etoys developer chat log

Andreas Raab andreas.raab at gmx.de
Tue Sep 7 00:29:58 EDT 2010

On 9/6/2010 9:11 PM, Korakurider wrote:
>> <bander>  It did not install into etoys41; it installed into C:\Program Files (x86)\Etoys (where I already had an install)
>> <bander>  Then for the records: This is Win7
>       Anderas, did you test it on Win7 x64 instead of x86?
>       I believe win32 installer hasn't been officially tested on x64
> platform yet.
>       though I tested it on Win7 x86.  ( I don't have x64 capable box)
>       Because of resource constraint I just removed win7 VM recently :-<
>       I need time to rebuild it.
>       To narrow down the problem it would be helpful if someone could confirm
>       the problem on win7 x86.

I'm not sure what differentiation you're making. My Windows is a 64bit 
Windows, yes, but pretty much all applications are 32 bit. I've not 
found this to make any difference whatsoever in our product installers 
so I'm not sure what difference you're looking for. The installation 
path (i.e., whether it goes into etoys41 or etoys) certainly is no 

   - Andreas

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