Closed Bug 65679 Opened 20 years ago Closed 20 years ago

Need file-replace utility on windows

Categories

(Core Graveyard :: Installer: XPInstall Engine, defect, P1)

x86
Windows NT
defect

Tracking

(Not tracked)

VERIFIED FIXED
mozilla0.8.1

People

(Reporter: dveditz, Assigned: dbragg)

References

Details

(Whiteboard: [xpiprd])

Attachments

(3 files)

No description provided.
Need the standalone file-replace utility on windows for post-install replace bug
Keywords: nsbeta1
Whiteboard: [xpiprd]
Moz 0.8 tasks 
Target Milestone: --- → mozilla0.8
Top priority tasks
Priority: -- → P1
In the previous attachment, InstallCleanup.cpp and InstallCleanup.h are the XP
parts of the utility. InstallCleanupWin.cpp and makefile.win are Windows specific.
Status: NEW → ASSIGNED
Target Milestone: mozilla0.8 → mozilla0.9
Keywords: nsbeta1nsbeta1+
After reviewing and discussing the Mac version with Samir and Simon, changed the
char* parameters to const char* in next attachment.
r=sgehani
sr=mscott. Thanks for sending me a good description of what you were trying to
do here Don.
Dan, to clarify, after this bug is checked in, we're cool to start using
update.html as a way to upgrade to the dailies if upgrading Win9x builds.
No, this is just a necessary step; wait for bug 65678
Blocks: 65678
Target Milestone: mozilla0.9 → mozilla0.8.1
xpicleanup.exe is now part of the build.  Marking this part of the over-all
Post-Install-Replace-Utility thingy fixed.  ("Thingy" is a technical term.)
Status: ASSIGNED → RESOLVED
Closed: 20 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Old stuff.  But this is fine now because files can be replaced.  xpicleanup is 
our friend.  Marking Verified.
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
Product: Core → Core Graveyard
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