[Gretl-devel] gretl data installers

Allin Cottrell cottrell at wfu.edu
Wed Jul 22 13:40:34 EDT 2015

On Wed, 22 Jul 2015, Juan C. Estévez wrote:

> On 22/07/2015 18:06, Allin Cottrell wrote:
>> I think the installer was getting confused by the presence of a 32-bit 
>> gretl installation on a 64-bit system. I believe this should now be fixed 
>> (with the help of Inno Setup's pascal scripting facility).
>> There are new builds of the data installers at
>> http://ricardo.ecn.wfu.edu/pub/gretl/
> Hi Allin,
> I´ve uninstalled completely all Gretl´s versions and execute 
> gretl_install.exe (2015/07/21, 14:03, 20Mb) on my Windows 8.1 environment.
> It installs Gretl displaying the directory ...Program Files (x86)\gretl
> Then I execute all the data installers (2015/07/21) and they put de data in 
> the displayed directory ...Program Files (x86)\gretl\data
> Then I can see all the tabs in the 'sample files' option 
> (Gretl-Dougherty-ETM-...-Verbeek-Wooldridge).
> Then I´ve uninstalled completely it again and all the data installers, and 
> run gretl_install-64.exe (2015/07/21, 14:04, 22Mb).
> It installs Gretl displaying ...Program Files\gretl  directory, and all the 
> data installers in ...Program Files\gretl\data  directory.
> So I think all works fine.

Thanks, Juan! That's very helpful.


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