[wix-devs] v4 extension versioning

Sean Hall r.sean.hall at gmail.com
Mon Jan 7 07:20:16 PST 2019

I was specifically referring to the v4 WiX extensions in the micro repos.
Listen to the rest of Thursday's meeting after the Setup repo discussion
for context.

On Mon, Jan 7, 2019 at 6:22 AM Christopher Painter <chrpai at iswix.com> wrote:

> Isn't WiX already in semver format?  3.11.1 (+.0 to make win32 happy ...
> ProductVersion is semver basically )
> I switched IsWiX (now 4.12.6)  over to semver format when I was forced to
> drink the kool-aid at my day job and I haven't had any problems with it.
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> *Subject:* [wix-devs] v4 extension versioning
> I know Rob doesn't like semver, but nuget is built on it so we need to
> follow the rules. I think we need to name the nuget package something like
> WixToolset.Util.Wixext-v4 and just start it at v1.0.0.0. Then every time
> there's a breaking change, just rev the major version.
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