[wix-devs] wix3 build errors

Sean Hall r.sean.hall at gmail.com
Sun Jan 6 14:18:41 PST 2019

We can't pull people's code into the toolset. We need the person that wrote
the code to send a pull request and sign the .NET Foundation CLA. Ideally
you would port your code to v4 and send the pull request there, but if you
sent the pull request to v3 we should be able to take it by one of us
porting it to v4.

On Sun, Jan 6, 2019 at 12:35 PM David Ing via wix-devs <
wix-devs at lists.wixtoolset.org> wrote:

> My org needs it done before wix4 will be stable.  Moving to unstable wix4
> is too great a risk for us.
> I was told by rseanhall that no more changes will be accepted into wix3
> so I guess the work will live in my fork of wix3.  Others can move it to
> wix4 if they like.
> On Sun, Jan 6, 2019, 9:43 AM Rob Mensching <rob at firegiant.com wrote:
> > Ahh, interesting. I would not have guessed that causes problems. We
> should
> > ensure all the projects have the ToolsVersion set to avoid future build
> > issues.
> >
> > Note: 5490 is slated to go into WiX v4. That means we won't be taking
> this
> > fix into WiX v3.x so you should work in the wix4 repo (since the
> harvesting
> > work isn't extracted into it's own repo yet).

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