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bug #15629: Can't install Scheme on Windows 2000 Server.

Submitter:  None
Submitted:  Sun 05 Feb 2006 10:08:55 PM UTC
Category:  None Severity:  3 - Normal
Priority:  5 - Normal Item Group:  None
Status:  None Privacy:  Public
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Originator Email:  -email is unavailable- Open/Closed:  Open
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  Spam posted by anonymous
Sun 12 Feb 2006 05:35:37 PM UTC, comment #1: 

Please try the most recent snapshot for windows, which is built using a different installer.

Chris Hanson <cph>
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Sun 05 Feb 2006 10:08:55 PM UTC, original submission:  

How come when I run mit-scheme-7.7.1-ix86-win32.exe or win32-6001.exe, I get the install shield extractor, which asks me if I want to install MIT Scheme, to which I answer 'yes', then I see a progress bar, then the window disappears, then nothing - no user interface, no instructions, no nothing?  I am trying to install it on the Windows 2000 Server operating system.  The process persists, but nothing happens.  I've done this a dozen or so times.

Robert Rotstein



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