[wix-users] Register WMI Provided (mofcomp)
chrpai at iswix.com
Tue Aug 8 03:48:28 PDT 2017
I'm a C# / DTF guy with little C++ experience. Is there a .net class that implements IMofCompilter:CompileFile or would that be straight up p/invoke?
For some reason I thought I had a C++ with COM that I built as x86 and x64. I thought Heat handled it. I'm probably wrong and Nir is probably right though.
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Subject: Re: [wix-users] Register WMI Provided (mofcomp)
To register the dll, you better use Heat as Christopher said. If this is a 64-bit dll then heat can't handle it. Instead, use RegShot (https://sourceforge.net/projects/regshot/) to capture the dll registration and with some find-and-replace you can turn it into wxs code.
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To compile the MOF, the best practice method would be to create a custom action that uses IMofCompiler:CompileFile.
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