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    node-innosetup-compiler

    Node module to compile inno setup scripts (.iss)

    This is a simple node wrapper of Inno Setup compiler: ISCC.exe

    OS Support

    Windows

    Works natively on windows

    Linux & Mac OS X

    Works if wine is installed

    Note for Mac OS X Users: If you get the following error err:macdrv:process_attach Failed to start Cocoa app main loop, you may need to update wine to a more recent version (devel)

    brew install wine --devel
    

    Usage

    All options are optional

    Command line
    npm install -g innosetup-compiler
    innosetup-compiler myscript.iss --gui --verbose --signtoolname=signtool --signtoolcommand='"path/to/signtool.exe" sign /f "C:\\absolute\\path\\to\\mycertificate.pfx" /t http://timestamp.globalsign.com/scripts/timstamp.dll /p "MY_PASSWORD" $f'
    Node JS
    npm install innosetup-compiler
    require("innosetup-compiler")("path/to/your/innoscript.iss", {
        gui: false,
        verbose: false,
        signtoolname: 'signtool',
        signtoolcommand: '"path/to/signtool.exe" sign /f "C:\\absolute\\path\\to\\mycertificate.pfx" /t http://timestamp.globalsign.com/scripts/timstamp.dll /p "MY_PASSWORD" $f'
    }, function(error) {
        // callback
    });
    Grunt
    npm install innosetup-compiler --save-dev
    grunt.loadNpmTasks('innosetup-compiler');
    ...
    grunt.initConfig({
        ...
        "innosetup_compiler": {
            your_target: {
              options: {
                gui: false,
                verbose: false,
                signtoolname: 'signtool',
                signtoolcommand: '"path/to/signtool.exe" sign /f "C:\\absolute\\path\\to\\mycertificate.pfx" /t http://timestamp.globalsign.com/scripts/timstamp.dll /p "MY_PASSWORD" $f'
              },
              script: "path/to/your/innosetup/script.iss"
            }
        }
        ...
    });

    Options

    options.verbose

    Default: false

    Print full log output

    options.gui

    Default: false

    Use Compil32.exe instead or ISCC.exe (GUI mode)

    all other options are ignored in this case

    options.signtoolname and options.signtoolcommand

    Default: null

    The name and command used to sign installer and uninstaller See Innosetup Signtool documentation

    Other ISCC Options

    Default: none

    All ISCC.exe options can be used (without the trailing slash).

    • Command line using the --[Arg]=[Val1];[Val2] syntax
    innosetup-compiler myscript.iss --O=outputfile.exe
    • Node JS
    require("innosetup-compiler")("path/to/your/innoscript.iss", {
        O: 'outputfile.exe'
    }, function(error) {
        // callback
    });
    • Grunt
    grunt.loadNpmTasks('innosetup-compiler');
    ...
    grunt.initConfig({
        ...
        "innosetup_compiler": {
            your_target: {
              options: {
                O: 'outputfile.exe'
              },
              script: "path/to/your/innosetup/script.iss"
            }
        }
        ...
    });

    More info in official innosetup documentation: Command Line Compiler Execution

    Credits

    Thanks to Jordan Russell and Martijn Laan for their amazing work on Inno Setup

    Install

    npm i innosetup

    DownloadsWeekly Downloads

    3,479

    Version

    6.0.5

    License

    none

    Unpacked Size

    11 MB

    Total Files

    55

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    Collaborators

    • joaomoreno