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Updated the installation instructions for windows.

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1 parent f141a7a commit bf0edb7027a543a827467319700edd66214aad92 andrejv committed Dec 9, 2009
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21 INSTALL.win32
@@ -14,8 +14,8 @@ that this process is not as polished as the Unix-like install process.
In order to create the Maxima Windows installer from the maxima tarball
distribution, I do the following in a MSYS window:
-./configure --with-wish=wish84 --prefix=c:/maxima \
- --enable-lang-es --enable-lang-pt
+./configure --prefix=c:/maxima \
+ --enable-lang-es --enable-lang-pt --enable-lang-pt_BR
make install
make iss
@@ -31,7 +31,7 @@ External Requirements
2) msysDTK
3) GCL
4) Tcl/Tk
-5) Starkit and TclKit
+5) Starkit, TclKit and img.kit
6) InnoSetup
7) gnuplot
8) wxMaxima
@@ -127,12 +127,15 @@ Temporary directory for compiler files set to C:/DOCUME~1/user/LOCALS~1/Temp/
3) Get and install TclKit and Starkit sdx from <>.
Download sdx.bat and sdx.kit from <>.
-Download tclkit-win32.exe.gz and tclkitsh-win32.exe.gz from
+Download tclkit-win32.upx.exe and tclkitsh-win32.upx.exe from
Install the following four files
- sdx.bat sdx.kit tclkit.exe tclkitsh.exe
-in your MSYS user home directory in ~/programs/star
+ sdx.bat sdx.kit tclkit-win32.upx.exe tclkitsh-win32.upx.exe
+in your MSYS user home directory in ~/programs/star
+Download img.kit from <> and put it in
6) Get and install Inno Setup from
@@ -202,8 +205,8 @@ If this is not the case, edit your PATH variable or add wrapper scripts.
Configure maxima so that it will install in some sort of temporary
directory. The directory does not need to exist ahead of time.
-./configure --with-wish=wish84 --prefix="c:/maxima" \
- --enable-lang-es --enable-lang-pt
+./configure --prefix="c:/maxima" \
+ --enable-lang-es --enable-lang-pt --enable-lang-pt_BR
make check
make install

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