This is a command line tool program, not sure if you can still find it. I have been told: I have found a newer version of the SMOKE.EXE validator as a part of the VIX 3.0 (beta) Suite (Windows Installer XML v3) at http://wix.sourceforge.net/downloadv3.html.
This program doesn't currently integrate with MAKEMSI, let me know if it works and I'll add support.
I have asked for some additions and mentioned some problems with the tool (no response so far) however its main "features" are:
Still its the only command line alternative to the "MSIVAL2" tool.
Michael Sanford's Windows Installer Validation Tool (Version 1.0.1813.21921) Copyright (C) Michael Sanford 2004. All rights reserved. Usage: smoke.exe [-?] [-nologo] [-i] [-w] cubfile msifile -i supress 'info' messages -w supress 'warning' messages -nologo supress logo information -? this help information Return Codes: 0 No Errors or Warnings 1 Warnings were issued 2 Errors were issued 3 Fatal Error For more information see: http://www.deploynow.com