I want to include the .NET framework installer within my installer; I plan to do this very similar to the answer to this question: http://answers.bitrock.com/questions/1016/what-is-the-right-way-to-include-another-installer-into-bitrock-installer
The problem with this is that the .NET framework is fairly large and I wanted to offer two version of the installer, one with and one without .NET bundled. So what I've been looking at doing is creating two project XML files, one for each installer. So I'm not duplicating the majority of the XML I wanted to split all of the base settings out. For example at the moment I would need to duplicate the following tags / areas:
I've tried splitting these out into individual XML files without any success. When I'm building the project I get "The object type
At the moment I've got the following:
Where language_selection.xml contains:
I've tried wrapping this in a actionGroup/actionList but that doesn't work.
asked 07 Feb '13, 06:15
Unfortunately it is not possible to separate the project this way. The
A much better solution is to use the same XML and add a
It is described in more details in Using the Command Line Interface section of InstallBuilder User Guide.
answered 07 Feb '13, 09:07