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Re: May I publish a Windows Installer for GNU Emacs?

From: Frank Schmitt
Subject: Re: May I publish a Windows Installer for GNU Emacs?
Date: Fri, 12 Sep 2003 19:37:49 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.1003 (Gnus v5.10.3) Emacs/21.3.50 (windows-nt)

David Kastrup <address@hidden> writes:

> Frank Schmitt <address@hidden> writes:
>> During the last days, I've created a Windows Installer for GNU
>> Emacs. Here's what it currently does:
>> After a welcome dialog, it shows the GPL and asks the user, if he
>> accepts it. If he does, he can now choose a directory to install Emacs
>> in.
> This is nonsense.  There is no need to accept the GPL for installing
> and using Emacs.

Ah OK, I must admit, that I have "stolen" this part from Gimps
installer, but I see your point and will remove it.

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