CommandLineBuilder.AppendSwitchUnquotedIfNotNull Method (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.

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

public void AppendSwitchUnquotedIfNotNull(
	string switchName,
	string parameter


Type: System.String

The name of the switch to append to the command line. This value cannot be null.

Type: System.String

The switch parameter to append to the command line. Quotation marks will not be added. If this value is null, then this method has no effect.

If the command line is not empty, then this method also appends the command line with a space, before the switch.

AppendSwitchUnquotedIfNotNull("/source:", "File Name.cs") yields /source:File Name.cs.

Return to top