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QuietExec function prototype breaking change to 3.10? #4852
My CA (in my WixExtension) calls QuietExec, however after installing Wix 184.108.40.2063 I get a conpile error which reports that QuietExec does not take two arguments. Generally I would avoid launching a exe from a CA, but in this situation I need to use a Windows system tool, for which a programing API is not available. The CA was implemented a couple of years ago when using wix 3.7 and has been stable until this change.)
wcautil.h for 220.127.116.112 has:
wcautil.h for 18.104.22.1683 has:
I did not recall hearing about a breaking change within 22.214.171.1243 relative to earlier builds. When I compare the implementation between 1502 and 1823 if seems like this change was made to allow a particular call to QuietExec to disable logging even it was generally enabled. Is this a situation where the use of optional arguments would avoid breaking existing code?
HRESULT WIXAPI QuietExec(