Cake alternatives and similar packages
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9.3 9.7 L1 Cake VS MSBuildThe Microsoft Build Engine (MSBuild) is the build platform for .NET and Visual Studio.
5.9 6.5 Cake VS FlubuCoreA cross platform build and deployment automation system for building projects and executing deployment scripts using C# code.
3.8 0.0 L5 Cake VS AlbacoreAlbacore is a professional quality suite of Rake tasks for building .NET or Mono based systems.
1.8 2.4 Cake VS Build VersioningSimple build versioning for .NET, powered by Git tags
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They vary from L1 to L5 with "L5" being the highest.
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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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You can read the latest documentation at https://cakebuild.net/.
For a simple example to get started see Setting up a new project.
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- Make your feature addition or bug fix.
- Don't forget the unit tests.
- Send a pull request.
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