newbie - hey walter, improvement potentials for installer

Vladimir Panteleev vladimir at
Tue Feb 14 04:29:22 PST 2012

On Tuesday, 14 February 2012 at 09:04:50 UTC, Walter Bright wrote:
> But there is a simple solution for your case. Create a batch 
> file, dmd.bat, with the contents:
>   c:\dmd\windows\bin\dmd %1 %2 %3 %4

I would suggest replacing "%1 %2 %3 %4" with "%*".

> But what most people do is have multiple .bat files, one for 
> each compiler, to switcheroo the environment for the compiler 
> they wish to use at the moment. After all, it isn't just 
> link.exe. It's all the tools, the .h files, the library files, 
> etc.

For myself, I've written a plugin for my preferred file manager:

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