For the last day or so, we’ve been working on rolling out the next release of our code to our QA environment.
When it came time to build a new set of solutions I stumbled across a weird validation error.
This stopped the errors on the setup application, but not the actual application itself. Checking into the app.config file, I stumbled across the cause.
Serializing the project state for project ' Database.sqlproj'...
Project ' Database.sqlproj' was successfully serialized to file ' C:\Builds\1\Castle\Castle Stat Light Test\src\Castle\Database\Database.dbmdl'.
You’ll need to configure the build to compile the entire solution first, and then invoke Visual Studio to create the setup package.
Let’s walk through creating a simple build definition to build a vdproj.
There are a couple of options if you’re going to use setup projects.