Changes between Version 144 and Version 145 of Download


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Oct 8, 2023, 2:23:34 PM (8 months ago)
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Christian Franke
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Update Windows package info, update or remove outdated links

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    3939The [#InstalltheWindowspackage Windows package] provides
    40 preformatted man pages in {{{*.html}}} and {{{*.txt}}} format.
     40preformatted man pages in {{{*.html}}} and {{{*.pdf}}} format.
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    4343
    4444== Install precompiled package ==
    45 Precompiled packages are available for many distributions, see the [wiki:Packages] page.
     45Precompiled packages are available for many distributions, see the [wiki:Packages] page or [https://repology.org/project/smartmontools/versions Repology.org].
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    4949=== Install the Windows package ===
    5050
    51 Download and run the latest smartmontools [http://nsis.sourceforge.net/Main_Page NSIS]-installer ({{{*.win32-setup.exe}}}) from [https://sourceforge.net/projects/smartmontools/files/ here].
    52 More recent Windows test releases build from SVN snapshots are available [http://builds.smartmontools.org/ here].
     51Download and run the latest smartmontools [https://nsis.sourceforge.io/Main_Page NSIS]-installer ({{{*.win32-setup.exe}}}) from [https://sourceforge.net/projects/smartmontools/files/ here].
     52More recent Windows test releases build from SVN snapshots are available [https://builds.smartmontools.org/ here].
    5353
    5454The default install type "Full" creates start menu shortcuts including an uninstaller, and adds the install directory to the PATH variable.
    5555The install type "Extract files only" is useful to unpack a "portable" version without affecting the Windows registry.
    56 The files can also be unpacked by [http://www.7-zip.org/ 7-Zip] which is also available for [http://packages.debian.org/stable/p7zip-full Linux].
    57 
    58 The 32-bit version of smartmontools usually works also on 64-bit versions of Windows.
    59 Starting with smartmontools 5.43, the installer also provides 64-bit executables.
    60 These may be useful if the 32-bit subsystem is not available (e.g. 64-bit Windows Recovery CD).
    61 
    62 Virus scanners occasionally produce false positive virus reports for NSIS-installers, see the [http://nsis.sourceforge.net/NSIS_False_Positives NSIS False Positives page]. If this is the case for the smartmontools installer, please send a report to the [mailto:smartmontools-support@listi.jpberlin.de smartmontools-support mailing list].
    63 
    64 To use the smartd warning mail feature, download and install the [http://www.blat.net/ Blat] mail utility.
     56The files can also be unpacked by [https://www.7-zip.org/ 7-Zip] which is also available for [https://repology.org/project/7zip/versions Linux distributions].
     57
     58Starting with smartmontools 5.43, the (32-bit) installer provides 32-bit and 64-bit executables.
     59The 32-bit version of smartmontools usually works also on 64-bit versions of Windows except if the 32-bit subsystem is unavailable (e.g. 64-bit WinPE).
     60
     61Virus scanners occasionally produce false positive virus reports for smartmontools executables or [https://nsis.sourceforge.io/NSIS_False_Positives NSIS Installers].
     62If this is the case on your system, please send a report to the [https://listi.jpberlin.de/mailman/listinfo/smartmontools-support smartmontools-support mailing list].
     63This is not needed if the detection is also reported by [https://www.virustotal.com/ VirusTotal].
    6564
    6665The [https://chocolatey.org/ Chocolatey package manager] provides install scripts for
    67 [https://chocolatey.org/packages/smartmontools smartmontools],
    68 [https://chocolatey.org/packages/gsmartcontrol GSmartControl] and
    69 [https://chocolatey.org/packages/blat Blat].
    70 
    71 See the [http://wpkg.org/Smartmontools WPKG-Wiki] for info about automated deployment of smartmontools and Blat.
    72 
    73 Alternatively you could use the [http://www.netpower.fr/smartmontools Smartmontools for Windows Package] by Ozy de Jong.
    74 This independent package provides user friendly support for smartd configuration and unattended setup.
     66[https://chocolatey.org/packages/smartmontools smartmontools] and
     67[https://chocolatey.org/packages/gsmartcontrol GSmartControl].
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    124117Use a full path: {{{~/smartmontools-test}}} would work but {{{./smartmontools-test}}} won't.
    125118
    126 The smartmontools binaries for Windows can also be build from the source tarball (or from SVN)
    127 using the [http://www.mingw.org/ MinGW] or the [http://mingw-w64.sourceforge.net/ MinGW-w64]
    128 compiler. Build environments may be [http://cygwin.com Cygwin] or [http://www.mingw.org/wiki/MSYS MSYS],
    129 cross-compilation under Linux is also supported.
     119The smartmontools binaries for Windows can be build from the source tarball (or from SVN) using the [https://www.mingw-w64.org/ MinGW-w64] runtime.
     120Build environments may be [https://cygwin.com/ Cygwin] or [https://www.msys2.org/ MSYS2], cross-compilation under Linux is also supported.
    130121Extra {{{./configure}}} arguments {{{--host=...}}} and {{{--build=...}}} may be required.
    131122The {{{make install}}} command does not work for Windows.
     
    136127== Install latest unreleased code from SVN repository ==
    137128
    138 We have also [https://builds.smartmontools.org/ daily builds].
     129We have also [https://builds.smartmontools.org/ CI builds].
    139130
    140131'''Sourceforge moved our repository to a new location: [https://svn.code.sf.net/p/smartmontools/code/].
    141132Use the [/browser/ trac] or [https://sourceforge.net/p/smartmontools/code/HEAD/tree/ sourceforge] viewer to browse it.'''
    142133
    143 You can also download the source tree via the code browser link [http://sourceforge.net/p/smartmontools/code/HEAD/tarball?path=/trunk/smartmontools Download Snapshot].
    144 
    145134For those, who don't already have a Subversion client installed,
    146 here is a [http://subversion.apache.org/packages.html list of SVN Packages] and a
     135here is a [https://subversion.apache.org/packages.html list of SVN Packages] and a
    147136[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Comparison_of_Subversion_clients comparison of SVN clients]
    148137for different operating systems and in all colors and flavours. (Stand-alone clients,
     
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