hi I am working on an application the contains over 10,000 files. I have repackaged it and when I tried to convert the IRP to an ISM i get an unknown error. the Conversion does creat a blank ISM file. Below is the exact error I get. Any help is greatly appreciated.

No INSTALLDIR definition was found in the Options.ini file. This may lead to unexpected results unless a suitable value exists in the project template.
Loading registry entries
Creating components for the files captured
An unknown error occurred
Conversion completed with 1 warning(s).
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I don't know whether creating a verbose log of the IRP -> ISM conversion would shed any more light on this, but you could try.

To debug this, under the following registry key create the string values:-

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\InstallShield
DebugFile = C:\Inc2Msi.log
DebugRepackager = 5

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\InstallShield\AdminStudio
DebugLogLevel = 3

The file C:\Inc2Msi.log will tell you the last entry made in the log file before the conversion failed. This will hopefully give you some further insight for troubleshooting purposes.


Regards,

Spartacus
Answered 07/02/2007 by: spartacus
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