Here's the scenario: You need the latest OpenFOAM 1.7.x git version, but your Linux machine is stranded on a deserted lab
without access to the internet or to any other machine that does have access to the internet. The only machine with internet access that you have access to, is on some other place in the world
and on top of that, uses Windows for an operating system. But
that certain Windows machine is yours and/or you have administrative powers over it!
What can you do? Install...