AssignProjectConfiguration Task

 

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This task accepts a list configuration strings and assigns them to specified projects.

The following table describes the parameters of the AssignProjectConfiguration task.

ParameterDescription
SolutionConfigurationContentsOptional string output parameter.

Contains an XML string containing a project configuration for each project. The configurations are assigned to the named projects.
DefaultToVcxPlatformMappingOptional string output parameter.

Contains a semicolon-delimited list of mappings from the platform names used

by most types to those used by .vcxproj files.

For example:

 "AnyCPU=Win32;X86=Win32;X64=X64"
VcxToDefaultPlatformMappingOptional

 string output parameter.

Contains a semicolon-delimited list of mappings from .vcxproj platform names to the platform names use by most types.

For example:

 "Win32=AnyCPU;X64=X64"
CurrentProjectConfigurationOptional string output parameter.

Contains the configuration for the current project.
CurrentProjectPlatformOptional string output parameter.

Contains the platform for the current project.
OnlyReferenceAndBuildProjectsEnabledInSolutionConfigurationOptional bool output parameter.

Contains a flag indicating that references should be built even if they were disabled in the project configuration.
ShouldUnsetParentConfigurationAndPlatformOptional bool output parameter.

Contains a flag indicating if the parent configuration and platform should be unset.
OutputTypeOptional string output parameter.

Contains the output type for the project.
ResolveConfigurationPlatformUsingMappingsOptional bool output parameter.

Contains a flag indicating if the build should use the default mappings to resolve the configuration and platform of the passed in project references.
AssignedProjectsOptional ITaskItem[] output parameter.

Contains the list of resolved reference paths.
UnassignedProjectsOptional ITaskItem[] output parameter.

Contains the list of project reference items that could not be resolved using the pre-resolved list of outputs.

In addition to the parameters listed above, this task inherits parameters from the TaskExtension class, which itself inherits from the Task class. For a list of these additional parameters and their descriptions, see TaskExtension Base Class.

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