[wpkg-users] Per-user installation?
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Sat Dec 19 12:12:16 CET 2009
Thanks again for pointing me in that direction!
Forgive me for being dense here - but I'm not quite sure how to get the Google Pack chrome installer by itself? Or were you suggesting to use Google Pack instead of WPKG? That, unfortunately, is not an option for me.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Justin Brinegar [mailto:brinegar at physics.unc.edu]
> Sent: Monday, December 14, 2009 12:25 PM
> To: Kevin Keane
> Cc: wpkg-users at lists.wpkg.org
> Subject: Re: [wpkg-users] Per-user installation?
> If I recall correctly, the standalone Chrome installer will install to
> per user location, and the Google Pack Chrome installer
> (http://pack.google.com/intl/en/pack_installer.html) will install
> to a user agnostic location.
> This does not answer your per-user application installation question,
> but if your problem only lies with Chrome, hopefully this will help.
> Kevin Keane wrote:
> > Is there a way to use WPKG to install per-user applications, such as
> > Google Chrome?
> > I am thinking to call wpkg.js from a logon script. I could specify
> > user name as host name. But I'm stumped on how to change the location
> > the wpkg.xml file without creating a separate config.xml for each
> > (which would be a maintenance nightmare).
> > And in any case, it seems like quite a bit of (error-prone) hacking.
> > Is there a better solution?
> > Thanks!
> Justin Brinegar
> .. brinegar at physics.unc.edu
> .. (919) 962 - 6494
> .. Assistant Windows Administrator
> .. Physics & Astronomy Networking Infrastructure and Computing
> .. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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