[tex-live] TL'10 pretest trial

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Tue Jul 6 05:03:30 CEST 2010

Hi Philip,

On Mo, 05 Jul 2010, Philip Taylor (Webmaster, Ret'd) wrote:
> Personally I would recommend we overwrite Install-TL.bat with
> Install-TL-Advanced.bat and recommend only the former; I cannot
> any see any benefit in hiding important options from even complete
> beginners at TL installation.

Doing that we would get even more complains that
	"... it does not feel native ..."
creating the wizard was *out*of*that*very*reason* of trying to feel
more native to WIndows users, they expect 
	Hello -> Do you like me -> Please say yes -> Install

So you see, what feels native and not is very subjective.

Best wishes

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