.NET Core 2.1
Cake provides two options for running on .NET Core, cross-platform on Windows, Mac or Linux.
The Cake.CoreCLR NuGet package, targeting
The Cake.Tool NuGet package, a .NET Core global tool targeting
.NET Framework 4.6.1
Alternatively, you can also use Mono to run on Mac or Linux. The official minimum recommended version of Mono is
NOTE: It is suggested to use .NET Framework 4.7.2 or newer to run build scripts which are using addins targeting .NET Standard 2.0 only.