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by Siginet
Tue Jul 12, 2005 7:26 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

OK... just to keep you all posted. I have finished the most difficult tasks of re-writeing the new RVMPacker. So it shouldn't be much longer now. ;) I need RyanVM to test out what I have so far and if he gives the OK... then I will port the new code over into my old code. Once it has been thouroughl...
by Siginet
Sun Jul 10, 2005 10:41 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

PM sent. ;) Sorry I haven't been here since my last post. Been quite buisy latley. So it looks like people are still interested in seeing the final product. :) I'm sure it won't take long. I will be discussing things with Ryan now and we should get the next release out soon. I am in as much anticipa...
by Siginet
Thu Jul 07, 2005 3:18 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

Is there any interest in me finishing this tool at all? Because I know now how to make the program parse the entries.txt file and I can easily finish this program to what it was intended. Or have you pretty much finished your version of it RyanVM?
by Siginet
Fri Jun 24, 2005 12:50 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: download
Replies: 11
Views: 2426

Why the double posts guys?
by Siginet
Fri Jun 24, 2005 12:49 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: ????
Replies: 1
Views: 770

There allready are posts regaurding this. Please post in one of those threads first... or at least read them so that you can get your answer.
by Siginet
Sun Jun 19, 2005 6:05 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release Source] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 15
Views: 3247

I am actually thinking of making a TextEdit.exe tool that will help people edit text files in the same way. With a gui and with parameters so that the tool can be used unattended and/or within other programs. ;) As for the source... I allready posted the text replacment code in a post a little furth...
by Siginet
Tue Jun 14, 2005 11:44 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release Source] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 15
Views: 3247

I am sure the auto integration would not overwrite anything. ;) I don't see why anyone would right the auto integrate in that way. It would have to check the files to see if it allready exists then add the needed entries (without overwriting anything.) Why would you think it would overwrite somethin...
by Siginet
Tue Jun 14, 2005 3:26 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release Source] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 15
Views: 3247

Well... it was fun while it lasted then ;) hehe!

Ryan... you can release small fixes in .cab files for the most recent release untill your next release is available. My tool allready has support for that. ;)
by Siginet
Sun Jun 12, 2005 9:04 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release Source] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 15
Views: 3247

I will carry on with it... but I don't know when I will get time. I am wanting to find some autoit junkies to help me finish it. ;) I haven't been getting much sleep latley because I have been so buisy... and it isn't easy to write code when you're tired. LOL! The tool works exactly how I planned it...
by Siginet
Sun Jun 12, 2005 11:52 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release Source] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 15
Views: 3247

I know Bashrat is buisy latley too. He's studying for finals. @Sereby ;Start Editing Dosnet.inf $WINROOT = ("Path to directory containing the i386 directory") ;========================================================================= $filein = FileOpen($WINROOT&"\i386\dosnet.inf",0) $fileout = FileO...
by Siginet
Sun Jun 12, 2005 6:03 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release Source] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 15
Views: 3247

[Release Source] RVM_PackInstaller.exe

OK... I am thinking about releaseing my source code to the tool I made to help install RyanVM's Update packs. I don't have much time to work on it right now and I think it can be useful if someone will carry on coding it. If there seems to be enough people who post here that they are interested in c...
by Siginet
Thu Jun 09, 2005 10:34 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Update Pack Integrated
Replies: 3
Views: 1501

Doesn't look like it was integrated fully
by Siginet
Thu Jun 09, 2005 3:09 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: RIS and update packs
Replies: 8
Views: 1879

I had the farmedyn.dll error a long time ago too. I was using RIS, update pack, and Driver Packs. I forget what I had to do to fix it but if I remember right ... for a temp fix I placed it in the system32 inside of my %OEM$\$$.
by Siginet
Wed Jun 08, 2005 10:46 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

I thought we could have a txt file inside of your cab that would have exactly every specific line that is related to your packs You apparently enjoy thinking on the same wavelength as me :P. Actually, there already is such a file - entries.txt. It's used by nLite, but it is the plan to also use it ...
by Siginet
Wed Jun 08, 2005 10:45 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

hMMM... iT LOOKS LIKE YOU ARE RIGHT AGAIN uNo! lol! It seems that the cabarc is not extracting the files if there are spaces in the path. I think this is a small bug for now. But I will try to find a way around it.
by Siginet
Wed Jun 08, 2005 10:18 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

It didn't work with spaces in the path? Hmmm. In what way were you trying to do it with spaces? With parameters or through the gui itself? I haven't tried it with spaces... but I don't see why it wouldn't work. If you are using parameter method make sure you use "" around your paths if they contain ...
by Siginet
Wed Jun 08, 2005 12:28 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

LOL! I thought the addons would be for Update Pack fixes. I basically turned my 122to122a.rar into a .cab and I was testing with it. So I guess it is a dummy... unless the only function for it would be to extract the .cab files into the I386. I also was thinking of a better way to have the program e...
by Siginet
Wed Jun 08, 2005 4:54 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

OK. I have released Beta v0.6 It has a GUI now. ;)
The Remove duplicate files from I386. Option is a dummy right now. It does nothing.

RyanVM... can you send me the source of the __Clean_integrate.exe so I can implement it?

Thanks

I changed my first post with the v0.6 download.

Enjoy!
by Siginet
Wed Jun 08, 2005 4:03 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

Here's a screenshot. ;) I'll hopefully have time to work more on it tommorrow.

Image
by Siginet
Wed Jun 08, 2005 3:54 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: RIS and update packs
Replies: 8
Views: 1879

Now Rogue... I really think you should watch your language in here. There may be kids hangging around. ;) Hehe... J/K!

Looks pretty helpful Rogue. Thanks a lot. :D
by Siginet
Tue Jun 07, 2005 5:59 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

Here is a sneak peak at the next release. It has bugs in it. I ran out of time to work on it today... but this is just something I would like to post for those who are curious. The __integrate.exe source that I have has not been touched yet.. I want to get a confirmation from RyanVM on what I specif...
by Siginet
Tue Jun 07, 2005 1:02 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

OK... I will be working on the next release today. I will release it with a gui based on the one RyanVM posted above.

@RyanVM What exactly is the option "Remove duplicate files supposed to do?

Everything else should be in my next release.
by Siginet
Mon Jun 06, 2005 9:13 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

That is almost exactly what mine would look like when I worked out all the bugs. LOL!
by Siginet
Mon Jun 06, 2005 1:18 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

Hmmm... I was testing everything with the __integrate.exe source code hat RyanVM gave me... and at the end of the batch it does delete those files. I'll run a test with the __integrate.exe that comes with the .cab file and see if I get the results you are talking about. It may be that RyanVM has som...
by Siginet
Mon Jun 06, 2005 12:50 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

I'm not sure why they get deleted. But if you do a manual install and run the original __integrate.exe they get deleted in the end. My guess is they are needed at some point inside of the integrate process and then they are deleted when they are not needed anymore. v0.5 still deletes them because I ...
by Siginet
Sun Jun 05, 2005 6:10 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

Beta v0.5 Released check top post for info. ;)
Changes to Beta v0.5:
Fixed huge parsing error pointed out by UnO. (Thanks Again UnO)
by Siginet
Sun Jun 05, 2005 5:50 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

Yeah I confirmed that these files do get extracted: KB884723.CA_ KB885353.CA_ KB886610.CA_ KB887078.CA_ KB892313.CA_ They just get deleted by __integrate.exe when they are not needed anymore. You can double check this by looking in the log file "RVM_CAB.LOG". There you will see that it is extracting...
by Siginet
Sun Jun 05, 2005 5:40 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

Holy Sh!te! I thought I would never find the problem. :( All it was was I put this kind of code at the top of my autoit sctript Opt ("ExpandEnvStrings", 1) I only put that code out of habit. I never even needed that code in the first place. But since it was in there when it was rewriting the txtsetu...
by Siginet
Sun Jun 05, 2005 4:27 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

Wow... Those are definatly not any bugs I was expecting. Especially the txtsetup.sif bug. :?: :!: That is really weird.

I am looking into it now.

ThX UnO!
by Siginet
Sun Jun 05, 2005 12:01 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

New version released. Check top post for info. Beta v0.4 Fixed: Expand bug (Huge bug pointed out by UnO.) Thanks UnO! Instead of using Expand we are now using cabarc.exe. Resets Read Only Attributes to Normal. Added MsgBox at the end of process to let you know everything was successfull. I made the ...
by Siginet
Sat Jun 04, 2005 11:02 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

OK problem fixed. Instead of the expand command I am gonna use cabarc.exe.
by Siginet
Sat Jun 04, 2005 10:28 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

I found the problem. It has something to do with my syntax for the expand command. Ryans .cab file has a bunch of files and subdirectories with files. For some reason the expand command expands all of the files into the I386 folder... but it does not put the subfolders into I386. It just puts the co...
by Siginet
Sat Jun 04, 2005 9:33 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

@Siginet Maybe if turn echo on for the file copy we can determine what the problem is The point where the problem is has nothing to do with __integrate.exe which is what the log file is. So the @Echo off option shouldn't make a difference there. But I can make a log file when the files are being ex...
by Siginet
Sat Jun 04, 2005 3:06 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

Well... that would mean it has nothing to do with the expand command or the other... because both versions are not copying the files over. :?: Maybe check if your files are readonly. This could be an issue. I forgot to add a command to reset attributes on the files before extracting them. I am going...
by Siginet
Sat Jun 04, 2005 2:03 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

Well... then I guess we found the problem there. Thanks for pointing that out RyanVM.
by Siginet
Fri Jun 03, 2005 9:04 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

I tested this beta version with Ryan full pack and work fine.Thanx Siginet,maybae you can add at the end message:files integrated succesfull,so we know that the proces is finnish(not a crash or something...)Also i hope that this progi can work with all Ryan's pack :lol: and the second great news is...
by Siginet
Fri Jun 03, 2005 2:06 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

RVM Update Packer Beta v0.3 Released. I have updated my first post in this thread with the download link and further information. Only downside to this release is Ryans Tiny Fix is not integrated. You need to add the fix manually. In Beta v0.2 I had everything integrated... so the fix was integrated...
by Siginet
Fri Jun 03, 2005 12:02 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

:)
by Siginet
Fri Jun 03, 2005 3:20 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

Yeah, Think of use (poor souls) on dial-up, who already spent 2.5+ hours to download the original RyanVM Full pack (42MB) CAB file from the site... BTW, can you modify the program to accept command line parameters to be used (for example) in a batch script... ?? - That would be create, since I crea...
by Siginet
Fri Jun 03, 2005 3:17 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

Can you make a version which doesn't have the entire pack integrated into it? 46MB is a just a tad hefty. Yes I will. and I will also give the source code to you and you will easily be able to edit it to add your files to it. ;) Sorry about only doing the Full pack initially... I wasn't thinking. :...
by Siginet
Fri Jun 03, 2005 3:13 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Trying to install Windows XP using WINNT32.EXE
Replies: 10
Views: 3650

WINNT32.EXE /UNATTEND[:answerfile]
WINNT.EXE /s[:sourcepath] /u[:answerfile]

I beleive that will execute it with winnt.sif support.

You can also run:
winnt32.exe /?
winnt.exe /?
This will show you all of the possible switches you can use. ;)
by Siginet
Thu Jun 02, 2005 11:47 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

I like to ask if is any litle programm,just to add text on files and then run integrade exe? :oops: Not quite sure I understand the question. But this is a simple installation package for the Upgrade Pack. It makes it so there is no need to manually install it. It edits the files with the needed te...
by Siginet
Thu Jun 02, 2005 12:52 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

Thanks for testing UnO. ;) I have completely rewrote the code and actually now everything is compiled into one .exe file. Now all that it will ask is the destination. Then it will begin installing. It will extract the needed files from within itself... then it will edit dosnet.inf and txtsetup.sif. ...
by Siginet
Wed Jun 01, 2005 11:35 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

I am getting buisy at the moment... but I will work on it more in a little while. Sorry for the delay.

Ryan also has given me the __integrate.exe code so that I can try to translate the code into Autoit so it is gonna take a little longer than expected.
by Siginet
Mon May 30, 2005 9:13 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

hp38guser wrote:Are you gonna release source code?
I have not decided that yet. But I may.
by Siginet
Mon May 30, 2005 9:12 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

I'll look into that. This beta was thrown together quickly so I wouldn't doubt if I missed something. Also... I never tested it on the lite pack. Try to use the Full pack and let me know if you get the same error message. I am going to go have a barbecue now... so I will probably be working on it mo...
by Siginet
Mon May 30, 2005 3:58 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 30790

[Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe

Ok... here is a little tool I made to simplify the install of RyanVM's Update Pack. So far this will be Beta v0.6. http://www.sig-inet.com/download/beta/IMAGES/RVM-UpdatePacker.jpg It will extract the .cab file over your I386 files then edit dosnet.inf and txtsetup.sif with the needed entries. Then ...
by Siginet
Sat May 28, 2005 1:00 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Creating a program to help install RyanVM's Pack. :)
Replies: 4
Views: 1663

@RyanVM
Would you like me to email you what I have so far?

Maybe it would help you out?
by Siginet
Fri May 27, 2005 5:53 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Creating a program to help install RyanVM's Pack. :)
Replies: 4
Views: 1663

Creating a program to help install RyanVM's Pack. :)

Hello RyanVM, I am in the process of codeing a small app that will make all of the dosnet.inf, txtsetup.sif, copy the files into the i386 directory and begin the __integrate.exe file. I have it almost finished. My only problem is getting the __integrate.exe file to start properly. The way the __inte...