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.NET 5.0 .NET Core 3.1
Install-Package Cake.Frosting -Version 2.2.0
dotnet add package Cake.Frosting --version 2.2.0
<PackageReference Include="Cake.Frosting" Version="2.2.0" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add Cake.Frosting --version 2.2.0
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#r "nuget: Cake.Frosting, 2.2.0"
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive, C# scripting and .NET Interactive. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install Cake.Frosting as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=Cake.Frosting&version=2.2.0

// Install Cake.Frosting as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=Cake.Frosting&version=2.2.0
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Cake (C# Make) is a build automation system with a C# DSL to do things like compiling code, copy files/folders, running unit tests, compress files and build NuGet packages.

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  3. Get in touch
  4. License


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  • Make your feature addition or bug fix.
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Cake is provided as-is under the MIT license. For more information see LICENSE.


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GitHub repositories (11)

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Version Downloads Last updated
2.2.0 47,717 4/14/2022
2.1.0 25,371 2/20/2022
2.0.0 62,062 11/30/2021
2.0.0-rc0002 1,231 11/27/2021
2.0.0-rc0001 1,005 11/7/2021
1.3.0 18,440 10/7/2021
1.2.0 10,424 8/29/2021
1.1.0 59,126 3/6/2021
1.0.0 40,929 2/7/2021
1.0.0-rc0003 450 1/29/2021
1.0.0-rc0002 1,965 12/20/2020
1.0.0-rc0001 1,465 11/5/2020
0.38.5 17,743 9/21/2020
0.38.4 1,071 7/15/2020
0.38.2 5,513 6/26/2020
0.37.0 1,630 2/10/2020
0.36.0 944 1/23/2020
0.35.0 1,966 10/27/2019
0.34.1 2,739 7/31/2019
0.33.0 597 4/9/2019
0.32.1 439 4/9/2019
0.31.0 11,189 12/14/2018

3821 PostAction is not setable on DotNetSettings.
3485 Add alias for dotnet workload search command.
2099 Cache compiled script on disk.
3866 Update Microsoft.NETCore.Platforms to 6.0.3.
3854 Update Spectre.Console to 0.44.0.
3851 Update System.Reflection.Metadata to 6.0.1.
3846 Update Microsoft.CodeAnalysis.CSharp.Scripting to 4.1.0.
3844 Update Microsoft.NETCore.Platforms to 6.0.2.
3843 Update NuGet.* to 6.1.0.
2763 Provide property to return parent directory on DirectoryPath.
2431 UploadFile should support option of username/password.
3819 Update Git Release Manager Comment template to remove Cake NuGet package and Chocolatey portable.
3859 PathCollapser.Collapse breaks UNC paths.
3858 PathCollapser.Collapse shows wrong output for if .. is the second segment in the path.
3823 Executing a cake script leads to System.IO.FileNotFoundException for several System.(...) assemblies.
3735 Incorrect warnings in diagnostic logs.