Quantum GIS 1.8 on stick

Run Quantum GIS from a USB stick without install or admin privileges. Windows version.

Copy the contents of the source to your USB stick run the shortcut from the USB stick. You can also start particular projects using other command line switches. See manual for more.

Download the disk image here. The batch file is shown below if you want to make your own.

@echo off

set DRV_LTR=%~d0
SET OSGEO4W_ROOT=%DRV_LTR%\qgis\
call %OSGEO4W_ROOT%bin\o4w_env.bat
call %OSGEO4W_ROOT%bin\etc\ini\gdal.bat
call %OSGEO4W_ROOT%apps\grass\grass-6.4.2\etc\env.bat
@echo off
path %PATH%;%OSGEO4W_ROOT%\apps\qgis\bin;%OSGEO4W_ROOT%\apps;%OSGEO4W_ROOT%\bin
start "Quantum GIS" /B %OSGEO4W_ROOT%\apps\qgis\bin\qgis.exe --configpath %DRV_LTR%\qgisconfig\