[Mono-list] [ANN] Nant 0.8.3-RC2 released
Wed, 30 Jul 2003 10:57:48 +1200
RC2 of the 0.8.3 release is now available for download at
NAnt is a free .NET build tool. In theory it is kind of like make without
make's wrinkles. In practice it's a lot like Ant. NAnt has been tested with
the .NET 1.0 and 1.1 releases.
There is preliminary support for Mono 0.25 and several other runtime
The project website is http://nant.sourceforge.net/
Text version of changes since RC1:
* Built with .NET 1.0
This release candidate is built with version 1.0 of the .NET Framework. The
binaries for RC1 had been built with version 1.1, which had backwards
* Fixed defect: temp directory leak in <solution> task
Matthew Mastracci fixed a major temp directory leak. It was leaking approx.
one temp directory per project! You should clear your Local Settings\Temp
directory for the user you use to build your solutions.
* <solution> VB.NET support
The <solution> task now supports VB.NET projects. This was meant to be part
of the RC1 release.
* Matthew Mastracci has also checked in support for reading resources of
VB projects and generating the appropriate dependent resource name.
* Documentation for NAntContrib
This release candidate includes the binaries and documentation for the
NAntContrib extensions. Note that the source is still distributed seperately
during this release cycle.
John C Barstow
0.8.3 Release Manager