MSBuild Extension Pack November 2011 Release


The November 2011 release of the MSBuild Extension Pack is now available for download. The November 2011 release contains version 3.5.10.0 for those using .Net 3.5 version 4.0.4.0 for those using .Net 4.0 This release consolidates 55+ changesets and contains the following high level changes Around 17 new Tasks / TaskActions Around 22 improvements covering …

MSBuild Extension Pack April 2011 Release


The April 2011 release of the MSBuild Extension Pack is now available for download. The April 2011 release contains version 3.5.9.0 for those using .Net 3.5 version 4.0.3.0 for those using .Net 4.0 This release consolidates 40+ change sets and contains the following high level changes Around 20 new Tasks / TaskActions Around 19 improvements …

MSBuild Extension Pack Update


Due to work and family commitments, the planned March 2011 release of the MSBuild Extension Pack has slipped by approximately 2 weeks. Apologies to those who are waiting for fixes and features. The April 2011 release will ship before Monday 18th April. Mike

MSBuild Extension Pack December 2010 Release


The MSBuild Extension Pack December 2010 Release is  now available to download. The December 2010 release contains version 3.5.8.0 for those using .Net 3.5 version 4.0.2.0 for those using .Net 4.0 This release consolidates around 50 change sets and contains the following high level changes Around 25 new Tasks / TaskActions Around 14 improvements covering Documentation, …

MSBuild Extension Pack tops 50,000 downloads


Just after two years since launching, this past weekend saw a significant milestone for the MSBuild Extension Pack with it passing 50,000 downloads. Around a year ago I blogged ‘MSBuild Extension Pack – One Year On’, now we can compare the second year to the first:   Releases Change Sets Tasks Lines Downloads Visits Page …

MSBuild Extension Pack August 2010 Release


The MSBuild Extension Pack August 2010 Release is  now available to download. The August 2010 release contains version 3.5.7.0 for those using .Net 3.5 version 4.0.1.0 for those using .Net 4.0 This release contains the following high level changes Numerous documentation improvements 13 new Task Actions New FTP Task New DNZip Task which removes the …

Secure Logging in MSBuild


One of the great features of MSBuild is the way you can easily get it to log EVERYTHING to disk so that when things go wrong, you have  a pretty good idea of what happened. The problem with this is that it logs EVERYTHING to disk, including most likely some very sensitive information like passwords. …