I think the reason was lack of time and interest to maintain it.
On Sat, Oct 15, 2016 at 3:20 AM, Paul-Joseph de Werk <dew...@gmail.com>
> I noticed that the Windows Portable Padre version was discontinued a while
> back in favor of the msi. What was the reason for this?
> The msi requires admin access to the machine in order to install, making
> it unusable in situations where someone does not have admin access on the
> machine. Nor can someone carry it on a flash drive for use on any machine
> that they "jump on" (which is the main reason for having a portable
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