[wix-users] Custom action sequencing

Joseph L. Casale jcasale at activenetwerx.com
Thu Aug 3 07:43:39 PDT 2017

From: Blair Murri [mailto:osito at live.com] 
Sent: Wednesday, August 2, 2017 6:15 PM
To: Joseph L. Casale <jcasale at activenetwerx.com>; WiX Toolset Users Mailing List <wix-users at lists.wixtoolset.org>
Subject: RE: [wix-users] Custom action sequencing

> No, there's no limit. I suspect that the linker is ignoring your unreferenced fragments.
> Look to see if other components in the fragments with the missing sequences exist in your MSI. If not, research how WiX uses/references fragments to keep your MSIs clean.
That was exactly it, the fragment lacked anything explicitly referenced.
As a result, all the contents were ignored.

Looking at some SO posts, it seems the Fragment element Id attribute
once facilitated inclusion by a FragmentRef which is now gone, that's a

Appreciated the insight,

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