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CommandLineBuilderExtension Class
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CommandLineBuilderExtension Class

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

Comprises extended utility methods for constructing a command line.

MSBuild is now included in Visual Studio instead of the .NET Framework. You can use MSBuild 12.0 side-by-side with versions previously deployed with the .NET Framework.For more information, see What's New in MSBuild 12.0.

System.Object
  Microsoft.Build.Utilities.CommandLineBuilder
    Microsoft.Build.Tasks.CommandLineBuilderExtension

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

public class CommandLineBuilderExtension : CommandLineBuilder

The CommandLineBuilderExtension type exposes the following members.

  NameDescription
Public methodCommandLineBuilderExtensionInfrastructure. Initializes a new instance of the CommandLineBuilderExtension class. MSBuild is now included in Visual Studio instead of the .NET Framework. You can use MSBuild 12.0 side-by-side with versions previously deployed with the .NET Framework.For more information, see What's New in MSBuild 12.0.
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  NameDescription
Protected propertyCommandLineGets the StringBuilder instance representing the command line for inheriting classes.MSBuild is now included in Visual Studio instead of the .NET Framework. You can use MSBuild 12.0 side-by-side with versions previously deployed with the .NET Framework.For more information, see What's New in MSBuild 12.0. (Inherited from CommandLineBuilder.)
Public propertyLengthRepresents the length of the command line.MSBuild is now included in Visual Studio instead of the .NET Framework. You can use MSBuild 12.0 side-by-side with versions previously deployed with the .NET Framework.For more information, see What's New in MSBuild 12.0. (Inherited from CommandLineBuilder.)
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Public methodAppendFileNameIfNotNull(String)Appends the command line with file name represented by the parameter, inserting quotation marks if necessary.MSBuild is now included in Visual Studio instead of the .NET Framework. You can use MSBuild 12.0 side-by-side with versions previously deployed with the .NET Framework.For more information, see What's New in MSBuild 12.0. (Inherited from CommandLineBuilder.)
Public methodAppendFileNameIfNotNull(ITaskItem)Appends the command line with the file name of the specified ITaskItem object.MSBuild is now included in Visual Studio instead of the .NET Framework. You can use MSBuild 12.0 side-by-side with versions previously deployed with the .NET Framework.For more information, see What's New in MSBuild 12.0. (Inherited from CommandLineBuilder.)
Public methodAppendFileNamesIfNotNull(String[], String)Appends the command line with the list of file names in the specified string array, separated by the specified delimiter.MSBuild is now included in Visual Studio instead of the .NET Framework. You can use MSBuild 12.0 side-by-side with versions previously deployed with the .NET Framework.For more information, see What's New in MSBuild 12.0. (Inherited from CommandLineBuilder.)
Public methodAppendFileNamesIfNotNull(ITaskItem[], String)Appends the command line with the list of file names in the specified ITaskItem array, separated by the specified delimiter.MSBuild is now included in Visual Studio instead of the .NET Framework. You can use MSBuild 12.0 side-by-side with versions previously deployed with the .NET Framework.For more information, see What's New in MSBuild 12.0. (Inherited from CommandLineBuilder.)
Protected methodAppendFileNameWithQuotingAppends the command line with a file name, and surrounds the file name with quotation marks as necessary.MSBuild is now included in Visual Studio instead of the .NET Framework. You can use MSBuild 12.0 side-by-side with versions previously deployed with the .NET Framework.For more information, see What's New in MSBuild 12.0. (Inherited from CommandLineBuilder.)
Protected methodAppendQuotedTextToBufferAppends given text to the buffer after first quoting the text if necessary.MSBuild is now included in Visual Studio instead of the .NET Framework. You can use MSBuild 12.0 side-by-side with versions previously deployed with the .NET Framework.For more information, see What's New in MSBuild 12.0. (Inherited from CommandLineBuilder.)
Protected methodAppendSpaceIfNotEmptyAdds a space to the specified string, given the string is not empty.MSBuild is now included in Visual Studio instead of the .NET Framework. You can use MSBuild 12.0 side-by-side with versions previously deployed with the .NET Framework.For more information, see What's New in MSBuild 12.0. (Inherited from CommandLineBuilder.)
Public methodAppendSwitchAppends the command line with the specified switch.MSBuild is now included in Visual Studio instead of the .NET Framework. You can use MSBuild 12.0 side-by-side with versions previously deployed with the .NET Framework.For more information, see What's New in MSBuild 12.0. (Inherited from CommandLineBuilder.)
Public methodAppendSwitchIfNotNull(String, ITaskItem)Appends the command line with a switch that takes a task item specification that acts a single string parameter.MSBuild is now included in Visual Studio instead of the .NET Framework. You can use MSBuild 12.0 side-by-side with versions previously deployed with the .NET Framework.For more information, see What's New in MSBuild 12.0. (Inherited from CommandLineBuilder.)
Public methodAppendSwitchIfNotNull(String, String)Appends the command line with a switch that takes a single string parameter.MSBuild is now included in Visual Studio instead of the .NET Framework. You can use MSBuild 12.0 side-by-side with versions previously deployed with the .NET Framework.For more information, see What's New in MSBuild 12.0. (Inherited from CommandLineBuilder.)
Public methodAppendSwitchIfNotNull(String, ITaskItem[], String)Appends the command line with a switch that takes an array of task item specifications that act as string parameters.MSBuild is now included in Visual Studio instead of the .NET Framework. You can use MSBuild 12.0 side-by-side with versions previously deployed with the .NET Framework.For more information, see What's New in MSBuild 12.0. (Inherited from CommandLineBuilder.)
Public methodAppendSwitchIfNotNull(String, String[], String)Appends the command line with a switch that takes an array of string parameters.MSBuild is now included in Visual Studio instead of the .NET Framework. You can use MSBuild 12.0 side-by-side with versions previously deployed with the .NET Framework.For more information, see What's New in MSBuild 12.0. (Inherited from CommandLineBuilder.)
Public methodAppendSwitchUnquotedIfNotNull(String, ITaskItem)Appends the command line with a switch that takes a task item specification as a single string parameter, without attempting to encapsulate the switch parameter with quotation marks.MSBuild is now included in Visual Studio instead of the .NET Framework. You can use MSBuild 12.0 side-by-side with versions previously deployed with the .NET Framework.For more information, see What's New in MSBuild 12.0. (Inherited from CommandLineBuilder.)
Public methodAppendSwitchUnquotedIfNotNull(String, String)Appends the command line with a switch that takes a single string parameter, without attempting to encapsulate the switch parameter with quotation marks.MSBuild is now included in Visual Studio instead of the .NET Framework. You can use MSBuild 12.0 side-by-side with versions previously deployed with the .NET Framework.For more information, see What's New in MSBuild 12.0. (Inherited from CommandLineBuilder.)
Public methodAppendSwitchUnquotedIfNotNull(String, ITaskItem[], String)Appends the command line with a switch that takes an array of task item specifications that act as string parameters, without attempting to encapsulate them with quotation marks.MSBuild is now included in Visual Studio instead of the .NET Framework. You can use MSBuild 12.0 side-by-side with versions previously deployed with the .NET Framework.For more information, see What's New in MSBuild 12.0. (Inherited from CommandLineBuilder.)
Public methodAppendSwitchUnquotedIfNotNull(String, String[], String)Appends the command line with a switch that takes an array of string parameters, without attempting to encapsulate switch parameters with quotation marks.MSBuild is now included in Visual Studio instead of the .NET Framework. You can use MSBuild 12.0 side-by-side with versions previously deployed with the .NET Framework.For more information, see What's New in MSBuild 12.0. (Inherited from CommandLineBuilder.)
Public methodAppendTextUnquotedAppends the command line with string, without attempting to encapsulate the string with quotation marks.MSBuild is now included in Visual Studio instead of the .NET Framework. You can use MSBuild 12.0 side-by-side with versions previously deployed with the .NET Framework.For more information, see What's New in MSBuild 12.0. (Inherited from CommandLineBuilder.)
Protected methodAppendTextWithQuotingAppends the command line with string, and surrounds the string with quotations marks as necessary.MSBuild is now included in Visual Studio instead of the .NET Framework. You can use MSBuild 12.0 side-by-side with versions previously deployed with the .NET Framework.For more information, see What's New in MSBuild 12.0. (Inherited from CommandLineBuilder.)
Public methodEquals (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodFinalize (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCode (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodGetQuotedTextInfrastructure. Returns a quoted string appropriate for appending to a command line.MSBuild is now included in Visual Studio instead of the .NET Framework. You can use MSBuild 12.0 side-by-side with versions previously deployed with the .NET Framework.For more information, see What's New in MSBuild 12.0.
Public methodGetType (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodIsQuotingRequiredDetermines whether the specified string parameter should be surrounded with quotation marks because it contains white space.MSBuild is now included in Visual Studio instead of the .NET Framework. You can use MSBuild 12.0 side-by-side with versions previously deployed with the .NET Framework.For more information, see What's New in MSBuild 12.0. (Inherited from CommandLineBuilder.)
Protected methodMemberwiseClone (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodToStringReturns the command line as a string.MSBuild is now included in Visual Studio instead of the .NET Framework. You can use MSBuild 12.0 side-by-side with versions previously deployed with the .NET Framework.For more information, see What's New in MSBuild 12.0. (Inherited from CommandLineBuilder.)
Protected methodVerifyThrowNoEmbeddedDoubleQuotesReturns an error if the command line parameter contains a double-quote (") character. Because double quotes are illegal in command line parameters, this method helps prevent parameter injection attacks.MSBuild is now included in Visual Studio instead of the .NET Framework. You can use MSBuild 12.0 side-by-side with versions previously deployed with the .NET Framework.For more information, see What's New in MSBuild 12.0. (Inherited from CommandLineBuilder.)
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