PDBs, Windows Services and Debugging

February 2, 2007

I discovered recently that running “installutil.exe” on a executable actually uses references the PDB files of that program.  Therefore, if you’re deploying a new version of the service into your test environment you have to call “installutil /u” before you can overwrite the PDB files.

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One Response to “PDBs, Windows Services and Debugging”

  1. Thanks for a useful tip

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