#3311 WIX cannot uninstall itself on Windows Server 2012

v4.0
migrated
nobody
None
2013-11-25
2013-06-06
daiku
No

Trying to uninstall the Wix Toolset itself (version 3.7). Log file shows this:

[1A84:0F54][2013-06-06T06:09:58]i001: Burn v3.7.1224.0, Windows v6.2 (Build 9200: Service Pack 0), path: C:\ProgramData\Package Cache{963ac4b4-a882-4471-8db9-c4adc7b42dc4}\WiX37.exe, cmdline: '/uninstall -burn.unelevated BurnPipe.{376A43D3-B5C2-49F9-ABB2-EA0C4A10D915} {12C3800A-38A2-4C01-8DE8-C26C7E271813} 5620'
[1A84:0F54][2013-06-06T06:09:58]i000: Initializing string variable 'InstallFolder' to value '[ProgramFilesFolder]WiX Toolset v3.7'
[1A84:0F54][2013-06-06T06:09:58]i000: Setting string variable 'WixBundleLog' to value 'C:\Users\ADMINI~1\AppData\Local\Temp\WiX_Toolset_v3.7.1224.0_20130606060958.log'
[1A84:0F54][2013-06-06T06:09:58]e000: Error 0x800700e5: Failed to wait for child to connect to pipe.
[1A84:0F54][2013-06-06T06:09:58]e000: Error 0x800700e5: Failed to connect to elevated parent process.
[1A84:0F54][2013-06-06T06:09:58]i410: Variable: InstallFolder = C:\Program Files (x86)\WiX Toolset v3.7
[1A84:0F54][2013-06-06T06:09:58]i410: Variable: ProgramFilesFolder = C:\Program Files (x86)\ [1A84:0F54][2013-06-06T06:09:58]i410: Variable: WixBundleElevated = 1
[1A84:0F54][2013-06-06T06:09:58]i410: Variable: WixBundleLog = C:\Users\ADMINI~1\AppData\Local\Temp\WiX_Toolset_v3.7.1224.0_20130606060958.log
[1A84:0F54][2013-06-06T06:09:58]e000: Error 0x80070218: Failed to write message type to pipe.
[1A84:0F54][2013-06-06T06:09:58]e000: Error 0x80070218: Failed to post terminate message to child process cache thread.
[1A84:0F54][2013-06-06T06:09:58]e000: Error 0x800700e5: Failed to run per-user mode.
[1A84:0F54][2013-06-06T06:09:58]i007: Exit code: 0x800700e5, restarting: No

Discussion

  • Rob Mensching
    Rob Mensching
    2013-08-21

    • Status: open --> migrated