Downloads:

102,499

Downloads of v 3.10.3.300702:

1,571

Last Update:

4/24/2017

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Rob Mensching
  • Bob Arnson

Tags:

wixtoolset wix toolset msi xml admin

WiX Toolset

This is not the latest version of WiX Toolset available.

3.10.3.300702 | Updated: 4/24/2017

Downloads:

102,499

Downloads of v 3.10.3.300702:

1,571

Software Author(s):

  • Rob Mensching
  • Bob Arnson

WiX Toolset 3.10.3.300702

This is not the latest version of WiX Toolset available.

All Checks are Passing

2 Passing Test


Validation Testing Passed


Verification Testing Passed

Details

To install WiX Toolset, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To upgrade WiX Toolset, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To uninstall WiX Toolset, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to https://chocolatey.org/api/v2. Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to https://chocolatey.org/api/v2)

4. Choose your deployment method:


choco upgrade wixtoolset -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:


choco upgrade wixtoolset -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" 
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0
}

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure wixtoolset installed
  win_chocolatey:
    name: wixtoolset
    state: present
    version: 3.10.3.300702
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/latest/modules/win_chocolatey_module.html.

Coming early 2020! Central Managment Reporting available now! More information...


chocolatey_package 'wixtoolset' do
  action    :install
  version  '3.10.3.300702'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'
end

See docs at https://docs.chef.io/resource_chocolatey_package.html.


Chocolatey::Ensure-Package
(
    Name: wixtoolset,
    Version: 3.10.3.300702,
    Source: STEP 3 URL
);

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at https://inedo.com/den/otter/chocolatey.


cChocoPackageInstaller wixtoolset
{
   Name     = 'wixtoolset'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '3.10.3.300702'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'
}

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at https://github.com/chocolatey/cChoco.


package { 'wixtoolset':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '3.10.3.300702',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',
}

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at https://forge.puppet.com/puppetlabs/chocolatey.


salt '*' chocolatey.install wixtoolset version="3.10.3.300702" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at https://docs.saltstack.com/en/latest/ref/modules/all/salt.modules.chocolatey.html.

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 4/24/2017.

Description

The Windows Installer XML (WiX) is a toolset that builds Windows installation packages from XML source code. The toolset supports a command line environment that developers may integrate into their build processes to build MSI and MSM setup packages.

The core of WiX is a set of build tools that build Windows Installer packages using the same build concepts as the rest of your product: source code is compiled and then linked to create executables; in this case .exe setup bundles, .msi installation packages, .msm merge modules, and .msp patches. The WiX command-line build tools work with any automated build system. Also, MSBuild is supported from the command line, Visual Studio, and Team Build.

WiX includes several extensions that offer functionality beyond that of Windows Installer. For example, WiX can install IIS web sites, create SQL Server databases, and register exceptions in the Windows Firewall, among others.

With Burn, the WiX bootstrapper, you can create setup bundles that install prerequisites like the .NET Framework and other runtimes along with your own product. Burn lets you download packages or combine them into a single downloadable .exe.

The WiX SDK includes managed and native libraries that make it easier to write code that works with Windows Installer, including custom actions in both C# and C++.


legal\LICENSE.txt
Copyright (c) .NET Foundation and contributors.
This software is released under the Microsoft Reciprocal License (MS-RL) (the "License"); you may not use the software except in compliance with the License.

The text of the Microsoft Reciprocal License (MS-RL) can be found online at:
 http://opensource.org/licenses/ms-rl


Microsoft Reciprocal License (MS-RL)

This license governs use of the accompanying software. If you use the software, you accept this license. If you do not accept the license, do not use the software.

1. Definitions
 The terms "reproduce," "reproduction," "derivative works," and "distribution" have the same meaning here as under U.S. copyright law.
 A "contribution" is the original software, or any additions or changes to the software.
 A "contributor" is any person that distributes its contribution under this license.
 "Licensed patents" are a contributor's patent claims that read directly on its contribution.

2. Grant of Rights
 (A) Copyright Grant- Subject to the terms of this license, including the license conditions and limitations in section 3, each contributor grants you a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free copyright license to reproduce its contribution, prepare derivative works of its contribution, and distribute its contribution or any derivative works that you create.
 (B) Patent Grant- Subject to the terms of this license, including the license conditions and limitations in section 3, each contributor grants you a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free license under its licensed patents to make, have made, use, sell, offer for sale, import, and/or otherwise dispose of its contribution in the software or derivative works of the contribution in the software.

3. Conditions and Limitations
 (A) Reciprocal Grants- For any file you distribute that contains code from the software (in source code or binary format), you must provide recipients the source code to that file along with a copy of this license, which license will govern that file. You may license other files that are entirely your own work and do not contain code from the software under any terms you choose.
 (B) No Trademark License- This license does not grant you rights to use any contributors' name, logo, or trademarks.
 (C) If you bring a patent claim against any contributor over patents that you claim are infringed by the software, your patent license from such contributor to the software ends automatically.
 (D) If you distribute any portion of the software, you must retain all copyright, patent, trademark, and attribution notices that are present in the software.
 (E) If you distribute any portion of the software in source code form, you may do so only under this license by including a complete copy of this license with your distribution. If you distribute any portion of the software in compiled or object code form, you may only do so under a license that complies with this license.
 (F) The software is licensed "as-is." You bear the risk of using it. The contributors give no express warranties, guarantees or conditions. You may have additional consumer rights under your local laws which this license cannot change. To the extent permitted under your local laws, the contributors exclude the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement.
legal\VERIFICATION.txt
VERIFICATION
Verification is intended to assist the Chocolatey moderators and community
in verifying that this package's contents are trustworthy.

The embedded software have been downloaded from the listed download
location on <http://wixtoolset.org/releases/v3-10-3-3007/>
and can be verified by doing the following:

1. Download the following <http://wixtoolset.org/downloads/v3.10.3.3007/wix310.exe>
2. Get the checksum using one of the following methods:
  - Using powershell function 'Get-FileHash'
  - Use chocolatey utility 'checksum.exe'
3. The checksums should match the following:

  checksum type: sha256
  checksum: 3C125E3551C035F69ED24ACD8FB4EF7B74C1311ECACF1F8FC1EB7E0DD47D9C75

The file 'LICENSE.txt' have been obtained from <https://github.com/wixtoolset/wix3/blob/a83b2130299ef95c9b0ec5c6d80bf34cc4722dfb/LICENSE.TXT>
tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$toolsPath = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName    = 'wixtoolset'
  fileType       = 'exe'
  file           = "$toolsPath\wix310.exe"
  softwareName   = 'WiX Toolset*'
  silentArgs     = '/q'
  validExitCodes = @(0)
}

Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage @packageArgs

Remove-Item -Force -ea 0 "$toolsDir\*.exe","$toolsDir\*.ignore"
tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
  softwareName  = 'WiX Toolset*'
  fileType      = 'exe'
  silentArgs    = '/uninstall /quiet'
  validExitCodes= @(@(0))
}

$uninstalled = $false

[array]$key = Get-UninstallRegistryKey @packageArgs | ? { $_.BundleCachePath -ne $null }

if ($key.Count -eq 1) {
  $key | % {
    $packageArgs['file'] = "$($_.BundleCachePath)"

    Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
  }
} elseif ($key.Count -eq 0) {
  Write-Warning "$packageName has already been uninstalled by other means."
} elseif ($key.Count -gt 1) {
  Write-Warning "$($key.Count) matches found!"
  Write-Warning "To prevent accidental data loss, no programs will be uninstalled.."
  Write-Warning "Please alert the package maintainer that the following keys were matched:"
  $key | % { Write-Warning "- $($_.DisplayName)" }
}
tools\wix310.exe
md5: 9AF58F5596D047815C0CCD210A1FAD33 | sha1: 04A8B22C9898C76C9FAD9A3128F8E66CDD63E1DE | sha256: 3C125E3551C035F69ED24ACD8FB4EF7B74C1311ECACF1F8FC1EB7E0DD47D9C75 | sha512: E4B826A23477D0580F1C80C976AC764C3B883A66507DFA8A9988016A10B53B21E8FF274B287F9C3CEC75CC5FA8493F25FA829B00D41E4C191690584F000EF977

In cases where actual malware is found, the packages are subject to removal. Software sometimes has false positives. Moderators do not necessarily validate the safety of the underlying software, only that a package retrieves software from the official distribution point and/or validate embedded software against official distribution point (where distribution rights allow redistribution).

Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.

Version Downloads Last Updated Status
WiX Toolset 3.11.1 36808 Tuesday, January 30, 2018 Approved
WiX Toolset 3.11.0.20170506 9863 Saturday, May 6, 2017 Approved
WiX Toolset 3.11.0.1528-rc2-20170424 251 Monday, April 24, 2017 Approved
WiX Toolset 3.11.0.1528-rc2 424 Wednesday, April 12, 2017 Approved
WiX Toolset 3.11.0.1507-rc 289 Tuesday, March 28, 2017 Exempted
WiX Toolset 3.10.3.300702 1571 Monday, April 24, 2017 Approved
WiX Toolset 3.10.3.300701 2390 Tuesday, March 28, 2017 Approved
WiX Toolset 3.10.3.3007 6854 Monday, June 13, 2016 Approved
WiX Toolset 3.10.2.2516 1271 Saturday, March 12, 2016 Approved
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