More on Haack's Troubleshooting Windows MSI Installers

Last night I was looking around to see how ASP.NET MVC was doing and noticed Phil Haack posted that ASP.NET MVC RC2 was available. I was disappointed that the RC2 was basically all setup work. My immediate thought was, "Why didn't they get that stuff right in the first public release?" My second thought was, "Does that mean that previous releases have a poor setup that might be messing up machines?" My third thought was, "Hmm, I installed ASP.NET MVC Preview 4, Preview 5, and RC1... I might have one of those messed up machines."

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WiX toolset bug count after February 26th, 2009.

It might not look like it but we made progress on WiX toolset bugs tonight. There is a fix inbound for the remaining candle and pyro bugs. The documentation bug is actually something on the MSDN side of things, I believe. Votive and DTF still are not seeing progress due to missing members. Net we're up 3 bugs from last week with 35 as the total.

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Well, there goes my five nines.

I should have posted something earlier this week before the whole world here just disappeared. Anyway, at 5PM on February 23rd http://robmensching.com underwent a major move. Everything here migrated from one ISP to another. It would have been smooth transition if there wasn't a small bit of miscommunication between my old provider and me.

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