All In One Gramps Software Bundle for Windows

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Gramps Software Bundle for Windows

This is work in progress...

Any files listed here is in development state and may be not suitable for normal every day use!
Any coment and help are welcom.

Gramps software bundle is all-in-one install package of Gramps dependencies on Windows platform

  • easy installation:
    • no searching web for appropriate package
    • one click install
  • no dependency hell:
    • all libraries can work one together
    • on upgrade version of library rebuild all others with that version
  • put all software Gramps needs in one package:
  1. all core non-python library and aplications
  2. any optional non-python library and aplications
  3. python bindings for core libraries
  4. python bindings for optional libraries
  • use NSIS (Nullsoft Scriptable Install System)
  • work on first task is started

Software release:

GBundle v.0.0.1

Gbundle-0.0.1 is first release of Gramps Software Bundle
To see how it work take look at GBundle.nsi which is NSIS install script

How to use
Download file and rename it extension from zip to 'exe' (wiki ban upload of exe files)
Start setup and select 'Recommended' type of installation which will install all files required by Gramps
Package content
GTK+ 2.16.6
WebKitGTK+ 1.1.23
Known bugs
no icons
no translations (help would be appreciate to solve this)
Test your installation

Easiest way to test your GTK installation is to install gtk2-demo and run gtk-demo.exe
Easiest way to test your WebKitGTK installation is to install libwebkit-tools and run GtkLauncher.exe