Extending the WiX Toolset beyond MSI

Thursday, November 19, 2015 by Rob Mensching

Microsoft just released details about new installation technology for Nano Server called WSA based on AppX. So today we finally get to announce the FireGiant AppX Extension for the WiX Toolset. With this extension the same .wxs source code can create AppX packages for WSA on Nano Server and MSI packages everywhere else.

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WiX Online Meeting #89 Highlights

Friday, November 13, 2015 by Bob Arnson

Due to unforeseeable and amazingly complication reasons (I forgot the meeting started at noon PST), I wasn't around for this meeting. Luckily, Rob was ably assisted by Sean, who now has an understanding of the challenges and rigors of the job of meeting scribe.

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WiX Online Meeting #88 Highlights

Friday, November 6, 2015 by Bob Arnson

Today we had seven bugs to triage, and in a change from recent weeks, all were new and none were carryovers from previous meetings.

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WiX Online Meeting #87 Highlights

Friday, October 30, 2015 by Bob Arnson

Today's meeting started late, thanks mostly to a dead headset battery on my end, but was completed quickly enough that the meeting ended just about on time, in part because we had only four issues to triage.

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WiX Online Meeting #86 Highlights

Friday, October 23, 2015 by Bob Arnson

Today's meeting was the first in its new time slot (Friday, noon Pacific Time). It might take a little while to get used to handling WiX triage simultaneously with early weekend happy hour here in the Eastern Time zone, but I, for one, intend to persevere.

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WiX Online Meeting #85 Highlights

Tuesday, October 13, 2015 by Bob Arnson

Today was both Patch Tuesday and the 13th day of the month but our luck held out and today's meeting was a smoothly-running 30 minutes.

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