[jpackage] Issue with upgrading from javapackager to jpackage on Windows

Andy Herrick andy.herrick at oracle.com
Wed Feb 26 17:36:14 UTC 2020

I filed issue:

     JDK-8240111: issue upgrading app built with javapackager to one 
built with jpackage.

and included your description and suggested fix.


On 2/26/2020 11:10 AM, Daniel Peintner wrote:
> I believe the
> necessary change to let upgrades succeed is rather minimal.
> The WIX template jpackage uses
> <Product Id="*" Name="$(var.AppName)" Language="1033"
> Version="$(var.AppVersion)" Manufacturer="$(var.AppVendor)"
> UpgradeCode="$(var.AppUpgradeCode)">
> needs to have
> <Upgrade Id="$(var.AppUpgradeCode)" />
> as well within the product element.

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