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WinRt Research

Background :

[url removed, login to view] makes a program called RT (Request Tracker) it is

opensource, and works on Linux/Unix

Our Windows Security Program , integrates with RT, but since our software

is running on windows, our customers need a version of the OpenSource RT to run on Windows. This will be a free distribution of Windows RT by us

An Outsourcer has already made an alpha release of WinRT 3.0.12. from other peoples work on porting Unix Rt to windows.

Current WinRT [url removed, login to view](Alpha) by us has the following shortcommings.

Installer requires 1GB!! of Virtual Memory to complete install

Current installer calls several seperate installers made by someone else.

These other installers have names like OIN and installs in a directory called


The installed WinRT is not configured to receive emails, neither by Pop3 or by SMTP.

The installed WinRT does come with a version of emailrelay, and a version of fetchmail.

But somehow these are not running correctly.

Job :

Make a detailed description in English on how to manually install all the components needed and how to configure them, so that another outsourcer can make a installshield job from your description.

You should :

1) Make a woking installation of WinRT, that can send a receive emails on

windows as intended by BestPractical

2) Use whatever external opensource components needed, don't feel limited to use what is currently shipped in [url removed, login to view]

3) change paths so that everything is installed under c:program

filescompanyWinRt instead of c:program filesourinternet

4) Change the content of the RT web-pages to contain our Logo or the

text "WinRt [url removed, login to view] by us"

5) describe typical configurations that are not available though the RT

configuration page be configurable though the installer. This includes if the

mail should run as SMTP server or poll POP3, smtp-relay ipaddress etc.

Deliverables : very detailed manual installation instructions, for installation on Windows XP, Windows 2000 or Windows 2003.

You must comply with our standard outsourcing requirements, specifically 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 11, 12,

Pricerange is 200-500

Current Source for WinRt 3.0.12Alpha will be made available for service provider.

Skills: System Admin

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About the Employer:
( 28 reviews ) Beaverton, United States

Project ID: #17466

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I have read, and understand, your standard outsourcing requirements, and will be able to comply with them. I have experience in writing detailed manual installation guides, specifically a guide for the Defense Messagi More

$500 USD in 14 days
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