On 6 August 2014 15:20, Walter Bright via Digitalmars-d-announce < email@example.com> wrote:
> On 8/3/2014 8:51 PM, Manu via Digitalmars-d-announce wrote: > >> This windiows installer went wrong on me. >> First, it tried to uninstall, it offered to uninstall from 'C:\D'. My DMD >> install is 'C:\dev\D'... The path was presented in a greyed out textbox >> that I >> couldn't type in to correct it, and no button to select the true install >> location. >> The uninstall step failed. >> >> Then when reinstalling I was given the option where to install, I chose >> 'C:\dev\D' and it installed over the top of my existing install, and >> wiped my >> sc.ini file. So I need to configure the DirectX SDK paths again. >> > > Please file these on bugzilla as 2 bug reports. > > https://issues.dlang.org/enter_bug.cgi Yup, there's already been listings and related discussions. As an aside, one thing I find difficult to understand is why experienced > C++ developers find it so hard to set an environment variable (or one in > the sc.ini) pointing to where the right .h files are and the right .lib > files are. > There is %DXSDK_DIR%, which is fine to use. I've been discussing it with Brad on the bug tracker.