The company I work for is interested in incorporating Adobe
AIR, but in order to install the product we need to be able to
watch what is being installed and where it is being installed.
Preferably we would like to install it ourselves manually without
an installer program, but we need to know what is being installed
and where to install the program files. What do we need in order to
make this happen? Are there any programs that will allow us to
oversee the install?
First, I should say that we don't support installing AIR in
any way other than via the installer we provide. If you try this,
you're on your own.
That said—and I'm going to assume here you're on
Windows—your question might be more about Windows Installer
than AIR itself. Windows Installer, which the AIR installer uses,
is based on an end-user-inspectable database (.msi file) that
enumerates the files and registry keys installed. There are a
couple of free tools available that can be used to inspect these