[wix-devs] Build wixv4 with VS 2017 RC Community

Sean Hall r.sean.hall at gmail.com
Sat Mar 4 08:47:38 PST 2017

For the Release build error, what is the actual errors that you are getting?

Unfortunately, it is normal for a lot of the tests in v4 (and v3) to be
failing. I believe many of those in v4 are due to patching being broken
right now.

On Sat, Mar 4, 2017 at 10:09 AM, Andreas Orzyszek <
andreas.orzyszek at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi,
> today I had the time to setup a dev machine and figured out what I need to
> select in the VS2017 Setup that it works.
> Maybe this could be the first doc for v4 to make it a bit easier for first
> time users.
> I then wanted to grab a simple bug about a spelling error to get used to
> the commit stuff. I never used github or git before.
> On the website committers a told to build "Debug", "Release" and run the
> tests first.
> The normal build finishes without problems, but the Release Build does not
> work. Some error in dtf project, but I only changed one line in the burn
> engine. I just can't get it to work.
> Some help would be nice, maybe someone else has seen this.
> I then tried to run the tests but it is getting worse, like 50% are
> failing. Are they just not working in v4 or did I miss something?
> Thanks,
> Andreas
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