[THIN] Re: Off topic - Determine verison of windows installer from batch file

  • From: "Jeff Durbin" <techlists@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 13 May 2004 07:37:04 +1200

If you know a scripting language, you could look at the file size/date on
MSIEXEC.EXE. I suppose with a batch file, you could use FC (file compare) to
compare the target MSIEXEC.EXE with your required version. 

JD 

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> Subject: [THIN] Off topic - Determine verison of windows 
> installer from batch file
> 
> Any one know how to tell what version of windows installer is 
> running on a machine with a batch file?
> I am pushing out some updates and some are failing because 
> they are using v1 (I think on nt4 machine)
> 
> I am doing this with a batch.
> 
> Thanks 
> 
> Doug Stratton
> Operations Engineering
> Workstations Services Branch
> CITS, Solutions BC, Province of BC
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> Email: Doug.M.Stratton@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx 
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