This project builds an installer for the KidsRuby project http://kidsruby.com/
This project is entirely based on RailsInstaller (http://railsinstaller.org) with additions for the kids ruby codebase.
How to Contribute
KidsRuby Installer is bootstrapped, built and packaged via rake tasks.
Download and install the latest RailsInstaller from http://railsinstaller.org/
Bootstrap the project, from the project root run
Install latest Inno Setup Quick Start Pack, ensure iscc.exe is in your PATH
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Download and build all components on the stage
- Use Inno Setup to package KidsRubyInstaller
- Use the generated KidsRubyInstaller.exe, be happy and prosperous! Be sure to share it with all of your friends!
Releasing a new version
Development Kit (DevKit)
A MSYS/MinGW based toolkit that enables KidsRuby Installer to build native C/C++ packages, both for Ruby and gems. DevKit is built and maintained by the wonderful folks over at the RubyInstaller (http://rubyinstaller.org/) project.
Ruby 1.9.2 on Windows
KidsRuby Installer is a self contained package installer which installs Ruby and RubyGems on a windows system, head over to http://rubyinstaller.org/ for more information.
We are using Inno Setup, a free installer for Windows programs.