[Windows] Create Windows Installer with InnoSetup

Registered by Stani on 2010-03-22

Comparison DONE

Innosetup:
+ out of the box smaller file size
+ much simpler script which normally doesn't need updating

NSIS
+ makensis is available in Debian/Ubuntu (py2exe still needs to be run on Windows)
- needs a python script to generate the installer script.

-> Choice: InnoSetup

Create interface so the user can install the components he wishes. DONE

Needed shortcuts in start menu DONE
- phatch DONE
- phatch inspector DONE
- phatch website DONE
- phatch documentation DONE
- phatch developer documentation DONE
- uninstall phatch DONE

Try to customize artwork for the installer. DONE

Associate Phatch files and icons to Phatch files DONE

Add alpha disclaimer DONE

Tweak with all possible InnoSetup variables DONE

Associate image files DONE

Blueprint information

Status:
Complete
Approver:
Stani
Priority:
Essential
Drafter:
Stani
Direction:
Approved
Assignee:
Stani
Definition:
Approved
Series goal:
Accepted for 0.2
Implementation:
Implemented
Milestone target:
milestone icon 0.2.8
Started by
Stani on 2010-03-22
Completed by
Stani on 2010-03-26

Sprints

Whiteboard

Run py2exe as:

> python setup.py py2exe --dist-dir ..\\exe

File structure:

- phatch.iss
- exe
- bin
  +-blender
  +-imagemagick

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