#50 Make it work without admin rights on local PC

open-postponed
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2005-03-29
2003-04-29
Lars B. Dybdahl
No

It would be nice to see it work on Windows 2000/XP and
newer even if the user doesn't have administrative
rights on the computer.

Discussion

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    Regarding ggfmt.exe:

    > in ConsoleApp.pas function "GetExecutableInfo" make sure
    that the
    > FileMode global variable is set to fmOpenRead (you don't
    need write
    > access to get some information).
    >
    > FileMode := fmOpenRead;

     
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    All filepath variables should also be changed to widestring,
    since this might be required in corporate environments with
    shared computers (terminal services) with a lot of different
    locales.

     
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    All developers seem to be admins on their PCs, so this point
    has been postponed a bit.