Command line compile results in duplicate file sequences

Article:TECH33357  |  Created: 2007-08-13  |  Updated: 2007-11-29  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH33357
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Article Type
Technical Solution


Issue



In some situations, compiling from the command line results in duplicate sequence numbers in the File table. This causes error 1334 to occur when running the .msi.

Environment



Wise Installation Studio 7
Command line compile

Solution



This issue has been fixed in Wise Installation Studio/Express 7 SP1.  The fix for this issue will also be included with the next release of Wise Package Studio.

Workaround: Customers have reported that in their environment this behavior does not appear to occur when compiling using the following methods:

  1. Compile from the Windows Installer Editor GUI.
  2. Compile using Wise Automation

Supplemental Materials

SourceDEFECT
ValueLB 58857
DescriptionLogged in Littlebuggy (Altiris - Lindon, Plymouth) database

Legacy ID



37436


Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH33357


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