How to create the standalone windows installer
volker.kleinfeld at gmx.de
Thu Sep 29 14:15:31 CDT 2005
> Zbynek Winkler wrote:
> > When I add --ssh tortoiseplink to the command line everything works fine.
> > The reason seems to be the hardcoded path in util.py, line 374 :(.
> > Replacing the line with
> > rcpath = (os.path.dirname(sys.argv) + r'\mercurial.ini',
> > fixes the problem with for me.
> Win32 mercurial can install any place other than C:\Mercurial, so yes,
> this should definitely not be hardcoded.
This would store the ini file in the same directory as mercurial
is installed, perhaps not a bad idea.
On top I have a problem with using expanduser('~') on win98 machines. I sent a patch in a second using the ShGetFolderPath method instead. Perhaps a combination of both appoaches would be best.
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