[vlc-devel] [PATCH] nsis: ensure that the files are not is use before proceeding
xtophe at chewa.net
Wed Jun 22 23:54:18 CEST 2011
On Wed, Jun 22, 11 at 16:29 +0200, Ludovic Fauvet wrote:
> A simple patch (dispite the size) for the Windows installer to ensure
> that VLC (or any of its libraries) is not in use during the
> (un)install process and thus avoid the recent user complaints about
> install failures.
> extras/package/win32/LockedList.dll | Bin 0 -> 31744 bytes
Couldn't we avoid binary files in the source tarball ? Especially if
said-binary file is not package with its source.
We got a system in place to distribute binaries form of a lot of
> +++ b/extras/package/win32/LockedList.nsh
> @@ -0,0 +1,64 @@
> + LockedList helper file
> + Needs: LockedList.dll
> + LockedList plug-in is available for download here
> + http://nsis.sourceforge.net/LockedList_plug-in
> --- a/extras/package/win32/languages/declaration.nsh
> +++ b/extras/package/win32/languages/declaration.nsh
> @@ -47,3 +47,17 @@ Var Action_OnArrivalMusicFiles
> +StrCpy $LockedList_Title "Programs to close"
> +StrCpy $LockedList_Text "Programs that must be closed before continuing installation"
> +StrCpy $LockedList_Heading "Close all programs from the list before continuing installation..."
After the third string the user will be very aware that some program
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