On Tue, 27 Sep 2016, Paul Smith wrote:
> On Mon, 2016-09-26 at 14:57 -0700, Junio C Hamano wrote:
> > On Mon, Sep 26, 2016 at 2:32 PM, Paul Smith <p...@mad-scientist.net> wrote:
> > >
> > > Hi all. I'm trying to create a relocatable installation of Git 2.9.2,
> > > so I can copy it anywhere and it continues to run without any problem.
> > > This is on GNU/Linux systems, FWIW.
> > I had an impression that the setting was only to support MS Windows.
> Hm. You may be right. If so that's too bad, because a relocatable Git
> is very handy even on UNIX systems.
I see no reason why we have to keep the RUNTIME_PREFIX functional for
Windows only. Paul, how about giving it a try to fix things? I can make
sure that your changes do not break anything on Windows.