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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: Sun, 14 Sep 2003 09:47:56 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.1003 (Gnus v5.10.3) Emacs/21.3.50 (windows-nt)

Benjamin Riefenstahl <address@hidden> writes:

>> I'm adding the environment variables und NT systems by adding a key
>> to the registry under HKCU/Environment and on 9x systems by
>> modifying autoexec.bat. In both cases you have to restart (ok, on NT
>> systems, it's enough to log out and log in again) to make changes
>> have effect. Their might be other solution, but I don't know about
>> them.
> I think the message WM_SETTINGCHANGE is the one to send, check MSDN
> for usage.  I'm slightly irritated that the install framework that you
> use doesn't have prepackaged functions for this task.

Thanks, I'll look it up. The install framework has no predefined
functionality yet to update environment variables, so I had to do this
in a script manually.

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