setup.exe -debug -printtime -printmemory -printdiskusage -logLevel finestWhile it had previously been failed both by running setup from the Explorer windows as administrator and by running it from the command line as administrator - it died every time at the same point mentioned by others in this thread - just after this message appeared in the log:
This worked for me, but with one "tweak" added from another posting to repoint to the version of java you have installed on your machine. I used the latest glassfish 1.6 jdk.
Run the command prompt executeable as Administrator.
cd to the folder with client: setup.exe
setup.exe -debug -printtime -printmemory -printdiskusage -logLevel finest -jreLoc C:\glassfish3\jdk
Substitute the path in the -jreloc option to point to wherever you have your preferred jdk or jre installed.