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Ketarin 1.5 introduces a number of new features to make your life easier (or more geeky if you prefer):
 
Ketarin 1.5 introduces a number of new features to make your life easier (or more geeky if you prefer):
  
* '''Setup functionality''': Allows you to batch install or update existing applications on any computer with a couple of clicks. It does all what [http://installpad.com/ InstallPad] can do, just in a more flexible way.
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* '''Setup functionality''': Allows you to batch install or update existing applications on any computer with a couple of clicks. It does all what [http://installpad.philisoft.com/ InstallPad] can do, just in a more flexible way.
 
* '''Dual scripting engine''': You can now add custom behaviours to your applications with both Batch and C# scripts. Also new: Snippets allow you to re-use often used scripts.
 
* '''Dual scripting engine''': You can now add custom behaviours to your applications with both Batch and C# scripts. Also new: Snippets allow you to re-use often used scripts.
 
* '''Custom user agents''' for downloading applications (some websites may require certain user agents in order to download).
 
* '''Custom user agents''' for downloading applications (some websites may require certain user agents in order to download).

Revision as of 18:49, 17 January 2014

New features

Ketarin 1.5 introduces a number of new features to make your life easier (or more geeky if you prefer):

  • Setup functionality: Allows you to batch install or update existing applications on any computer with a couple of clicks. It does all what InstallPad can do, just in a more flexible way.
  • Dual scripting engine: You can now add custom behaviours to your applications with both Batch and C# scripts. Also new: Snippets allow you to re-use often used scripts.
  • Custom user agents for downloading applications (some websites may require certain user agents in order to download).
  • Ketarin now internally also stores relative paths to files, so that changes of drive letters (USB sticks) will not cause Ketarin to forget where the files are located.


How Ketarin can help you

Ketarin is a small application which automatically updates and optionally installs setup packages. As opposed to other tools, Ketarin is not meant to keep your system up-to-date (like a package manager), but rather to maintain a compilation of all important setup packages which can then be burned to disc or put on a USB stick.

Further reading