viff

changeset 713:1f813a287ec5

Better installation instructions for Windows.
author Mikkel Krøigård <mk@daimi.au.dk>
date Wed, 23 Apr 2008 15:58:17 +0200
parents 040e559b06a0
children 9aebdc00f58f
files doc/install.txt
diffstat 1 files changed, 11 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-) [+]
line diff
     1.1 --- a/doc/install.txt	Tue Apr 22 16:09:12 2008 +0200
     1.2 +++ b/doc/install.txt	Wed Apr 23 15:58:17 2008 +0200
     1.3 @@ -34,8 +34,9 @@
     1.4  Windows
     1.5  -------
     1.6  
     1.7 -This describes installation of VIFF on Windows XP Professional Version
     1.8 -2002 SP2.
     1.9 +This describes the installation procedure for VIFF on Windows. It has
    1.10 +been tested and verified on Windows XP Professional Version 2002 SP2
    1.11 +and Windows Vista Ultimate SP1.
    1.12  
    1.13  1) Download and install Python_.
    1.14  
    1.15 @@ -53,7 +54,8 @@
    1.16  
    1.17     from the folder where you unzipped the files.
    1.18  
    1.19 -5) Download and install GMPY_.
    1.20 +5) Download and install GMPY_. If you are using Vista, right-click on
    1.21 +   the installer and choose the option to run as administrator.
    1.22  
    1.23  6) In order to secure the channels between the players using TLS, you
    1.24     need to download and install python-gnutls_. However, we haven't
    1.25 @@ -61,7 +63,11 @@
    1.26     to contribute with details about this by sending an email to the
    1.27     `VIFF mailing list`_.
    1.28  
    1.29 -7) Proceed to `testing`_.
    1.30 +7) Download and install VIFF_. Note that if you are using the
    1.31 +   installer on Vista, you will again need to run it as an
    1.32 +   administrator.
    1.33 +
    1.34 +8) Proceed to `testing`_.
    1.35  
    1.36  
    1.37  Mac OS X
    1.38 @@ -224,6 +230,7 @@
    1.39  .. _VIFF mailing list:
    1.40  .. _let us know: viff-devel@viff.dk
    1.41  
    1.42 +.. _VIFF: http://viff.dk/
    1.43  .. _test VIFF: http://buildbot.viff.dk/
    1.44  .. _Python: http://python.org/
    1.45  .. _Twisted: http://twistedmatrix.com/