VSWhereAliases.

VSWhereProducts(ICakeContext, string, VSWhereProductSettings) Method

Summary

Gets Visual Studio product installation paths.
Namespace
Cake.Common.Tools.VSWhere
Containing Type
VSWhereAliases

Syntax

[CakeMethodAlias]
[CakeAliasCategory("Product")]
[CakeNamespaceImport("Cake.Common.Tools.VSWhere.Product")]
public static DirectoryPathCollection VSWhereProducts(this ICakeContext context, string products, VSWhereProductSettings settings)

Examples

var latestInstallationPaths = VSWhereProducts("Microsoft.VisualStudio.Product.BuildTools", new VSWhereProductSettings { Requires = "'Microsoft.Component.MSBuild" });

Attributes

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

Parameters

Name Type Description
context ICakeContext The context.
products string The products to find.
settings VSWhereProductSettings The settings.

Return Value

Type Description
DirectoryPathCollection The Visual Studio installation paths.