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Wix 4.0 XML Schema dosen't work

description

IsWix crashes with the new xml wix schema and any unknown schema at all.

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<Wix xmlns="http://wixtoolset.org/schemas/v4/wxs">
Closed Sep 4, 2015 at 7:04 PM by chrpai
Feature added

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chrpai wrote Jun 2, 2014 at 6:03 PM

Can you post the details of the errors? I mocked it up and while some of the designers reported no elements in sequence IsWiX did not crash and still functioned. WiX v4 is expected to have extensive language / schema changes so I'll probably want to restrict the designers to 2006/wi schema for now.

chrpai wrote Sep 2, 2015 at 9:23 PM

I've given this some thought and while I think you would be best served going to WiX 3.9 (soon 3.10), I'm going to go ahead and start the work on supporting 4.0. Assuming I don't hit any road blocks, I should have the work done within a week.

chrpai wrote Sep 4, 2015 at 7:04 PM

Resolved with latest release. Please note that per Rob Mensching, WiX v4.0 is still very beta and much is broken. I had to comment out the UIRef and Merge/MergeRef elements to get the project to templates to build. This release adds proper support for WiX v4.0 schema and WiX v4.0 itself isn't anywhere near ready yet.

wrote Sep 4, 2015 at 7:04 PM