I need to convert the absolute path (picked by the user) to the path relative to install directory. For example:

  • On Linux. Install directory: /a/b/installDir, input: /x/storeDir. Result: ../../../x/storeDir
  • On Windows. Install directory: C:\a\b\installDir,input: C:\x\storeDir. Result: ../../../x/storeDir

Can I do it using installer built in actions?

asked 13 Apr, 09:29

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edited 13 Apr, 09:30


Unfortunately this is not possible with InstallBuilder. However the path picked by the user is stored in a variable you can use on a later moment ${parameterName}.

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answered 17 Apr, 06:34

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edited 17 Apr, 06:34

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