GenerateManifestBase.AddAssemblyNameFromItem Method (ITaskItem, AssemblyReferenceType)


This API supports the product infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

Adds an assembly reference to the manifest, based on the specified item and the assembly reference type.

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Namespace:   Microsoft.Build.Tasks
Assembly:  Microsoft.Build.Tasks.Core (in Microsoft.Build.Tasks.Core.dll)

protected internal AssemblyReference AddAssemblyNameFromItem(
	ITaskItem item,
	AssemblyReferenceType referenceType


Type: Microsoft.Build.Framework.ITaskItem

The item from which to create an assembly reference to add to the manifest.

Type: Microsoft.Build.Tasks.Deployment.ManifestUtilities.AssemblyReferenceType

The assembly reference type.

Return Value

Type: Microsoft.Build.Tasks.Deployment.ManifestUtilities.AssemblyReference

The assembly reference that was added to the manifest.

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