This extension contains a custom build task that runs Cake build scripts for you.
Cake (C# Make) is a cross platform 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.
Run Cake scripts easily
The Cake VSO build tasks makes it easy to run a Cake script directly without having to invoke PowerShell or other commands line scripts. This makes it easy even for team members not familiar with Cake to add or adjust parameters passed to your build scripts.
How to use the build task
After installing this extension, a new task will become available called "Cake Task" when you add a new build step for a build definition.
By default, the Cake build step (when added to a build) will try to run the
At the moment, only Windows build agents are supported, but we expect to add support for other build agents soon.
There are several advanced settings that control where the Cake build step downloads tools from.
Use the Build Agent Nuget
This will use the version of
Nuget Exe Location
If not using the Build Agent copy of
Tool Feed URL