[wix-users] Command line to generate msi
earlej at hotmail.com
Mon Jan 8 13:31:00 PST 2018
Ours is built using a standard gnu makefile, excerpts as follows:
MSBUILD ?= C:/Program\ Files\ \(x86\)/MSBuild/14.0/Bin/MSBuild.exe
CYGWIN_MSBUILD = /cygdrive/$(subst :,,$(MSBUILD))
$(CYGWIN_MSBUILD) /m "Wix/MyClient.sln" "/t:CustomActions;MSI" \
We have two targets (more, actually, but this gets you going) - one to build the custom actions dll (CustomActions) and the second to generate the MSI (MSI). The properties "/p:xxx" are used within msbuild and/or the msi generation itself (particularly the TargetFrameworkVersion). As well, we pass in a number of variables on the msbuild commandline (eg. OUTPUT_DIR). Finally, we are building within a cygwin bash shell, so we adjust the path to make it happy (definition of CYGWIN_MSBUILD).
From: wix-users <wix-users-bounces at lists.wixtoolset.org> on behalf of madhusudhana rao Vadlamuri via wix-users <wix-users at lists.wixtoolset.org>
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Subject: [wix-users] Command line to generate msi
any one have idea to generate msi from wix .sln using command line .
Please help on this
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