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Running DB script with App install

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 28, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server

I've got a Windows Service app I wrote that requires three new tables and several views and SPs to be created.  I've got a complete script that works and have added a custom action in the form of a VBS file that references the script file. 

My vbs file looks like this

Set WSHShell = CreateObject("Wscript.Shell")
WSHShell.Run ("sqlcmd -S OFFICE8995 -U sa -P mypassword -d DBName -i C:\Program Files\ITService\TestScript.txt")

I can run the TestScript in Query Analyzer and it works but the VBS file is not working.  The database is a MSDE 2000 db and was hoping to use sqlcmd which I do have on this box. But the osq isnt working either.

How can I debug this?  Anything obvious that I'm missing?



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