DotNetCoreMSBuild(ICakeContext, string, DotNetCoreMSBuildSettings) Method


[deprecated] DotNetCoreMSBuild is obsolete and will be removed in a future release. Use DotNetMSBuild(ICakeContext, string, DotNetMSBuildSettings) instead. Builds the specified targets in the project file.


[Obsolete("DotNetCoreMSBuild is obsolete and will be removed in a future release. Use DotNetMSBuild instead.")]
public static void DotNetCoreMSBuild(this ICakeContext context, string projectOrDirectory, DotNetCoreMSBuildSettings settings)


 var settings = new DotNetCoreMSBuildSettings
     NoLogo = true,
     MaxCpuCount = -1

 DotNetCoreMSBuild("foobar.proj", settings);


If a project file is not specified, MSBuild searches the current working directory for a file that has a file extension that ends in "proj" and uses that file. If a directory is specified, MSBuild searches that directory for a project file.


Type Description
CakeMethodAliasAttribute An attribute used to mark script method aliases.
CakeAliasCategoryAttribute An attribute used for documentation of alias methods/properties.
CakeNamespaceImportAttribute An attribute used to hint Cake about additional namespaces that need to be imported for an alias to work. This attribute can mark an extension method, the extension method class, or the assembly to provide a global set of imports.


Name Type Description
context ICakeContext The context.
projectOrDirectory string Project file or directory to search for project file.
settings DotNetCoreMSBuildSettings The settings.

Return Value

Type Description