MSBuild Mercuria Tasks adds Mercurial management to MSBuild.
This project is developed in C#.
All project starts from an idea.
In my case, I want to start a project on Codeplex and discover that Codeplex supports Mercurial (quite a good news) but that there is no MSBuild tasks for Mercurial and I like the idea that assembly version should be linked to source control (see
My idea was to create this first project as a test project for:
- Codeplex as this is my first project on the platform,
- MSBuild extension as this is my first development to extend MSBuild,
- Mercurial as I'm more common with Subversion,
- Wix as the project will be deliver as a Msi file and I usually use InstallShield.
This project will be useful for me ... but I hope it can be for you too !
If you have some ideas of new integration scenarios between Mercurial and MSBuild : feel free to contact me or use the discussions board.
The current version is the
and it is ready for production.
for more information about the current and futures developments.