GitVersion v5.5.0 Release Notes

Release Date: 2020-10-27 // 6 months ago
  • ๐Ÿ‘ The lowest supported version of .NET Framework is now 4.8.

    ๐Ÿš€ As part of this release we had 81 commits which resulted in 17 issues being closed.

    ๐Ÿ”‹ Feature

    • #2095 Target .net48 instead of .net472
    • #2369 Support WindowsDesktop project files
    • #2405 [Feature] Set MSBuild property GitVersion_WeightedPreReleaseNumber

    ๐Ÿ› Bug

    • #2349 [Bug] source-branch configuration is not validated and fails late in a confusing way
    • #2421 [Bug] GenerateBuildLogOutput for Github actions uses deprecated set-env command
    • #2301 [Bug] GitVersionTask fails when building from a tag
    • #2412 [Bug] - GitVersion.yml - ignore part ignored
    • #2354 [Bug] Version calculation do not take commits from config sections [ignore: sha]
    • #2371 [Bug] merge-message-formats gets overwritten

    ๐Ÿ‘Œ Improvements

    • #2359 [Improvement] Extend the /updateprojectfiles parameter to update the 'Version' element
    • #2366 [Improvement] Add "main" to master branch regex
    • #1198 dirty flag?
    • #2370 Added support for project type Microsoft.NET.Sdk.WindowsDesktop
    • #2398 GitVersionTask missing output, GitVersion_EscapedBranchName
    • #2423 Implemented the Dirty flag

    ๐Ÿ“š Documentation

    • #2230 The BREAKING_CHANGES.md doesn't seem to be getting updated
    • #2335 [Docs] How to start using GitVersion in a new project?

    ๐Ÿš€ SHA256 Hashes of the release artifacts

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