rfb: Getting several values out of a PowerShell script

19 Mar 2010 The whole “MSBuild without XML“ started with the FubuMVC project using ruby for building. It quickly became apparent that one major omission of MSBuild is the lack of ability of adding “ad-hoc” code to it. Which is why MSBuild was married to PowerShell. gittag = `git describe --long`.chomp gitnumberpart =...

rfb: Marrying MSBuild and PowerShell

14 Mar 2010 I have previously written about rfb, MsBuild without XML. It took me longer than expected to support this script, but it’s available in the current source now: Project "Default" Target "Default" @files <= smallPNGs -Capture:FullName, Extension Message "%(files.Identity) and extension %(files.Extension)" PS:smallPNGs <<END echo "Returning small pngs" cd C:\users\xyz\Documents Get-ChildItem...

Das neue Ministerkabinett

10 Mar 2010 Verehrte Damen, geschätzte Herren, nach nunmehr 132 Tagen Trauerspiel lässt sich feststellen: Unsere deutsche Regierung ist unfähig zu regieren. Sie ist noch nicht einmal in der Lage, sich untereinander einig zu werden. Nicht nur das, sie treiben uns auch noch Schmerzens- und Trauertränen in unsere schon nahezu ausgetrockneten Sehorgane. Da...

Introducing the realfiction builder...MsBuild without XML

08 Mar 2010 I have previously talked about using rake for building .NET apps. While I do like ruby, I’m not a big fan of the whole idea. It takes time to set up the correct environment, problems no .NET developer is aware of lurk around corners. If you want to learn ruby,...

Introducing the realfiction builder...MsBuild without XML

08 Mar 2010 I have previously talked about using rake for building .NET apps. While I do like ruby, I’m not a big fan of the whole idea. It takes time to set up the correct environment, problems no .NET developer is aware of lurk around corners. If you want to learn ruby,...