A collection of free and open source tools, plugins and libraries for build automation including C# task runners, Powershell build automation tools and cross platform build automation in c#. Sourced under a creative commons. This list will be updated regularly. Email over the URL, if you wish to be included.

Build automation tools for C#

  • Psake – .NET-based build automation tool written in PowerShell
  • FAKE – F# Make, a cross-platform build automation system
  • Invoke-Build – PowerShell build and test automation tool inspired by Psake.
  • MSBuild – The Microsoft Build Engine (MSBuild) is the build platform for .NET and Visual Studio
  • Cake – Cake (C# Make) is a cross-platform build automation system with a C# DSL.
  • Nake – Magic script-based C# task runner
  • Nuke – Cross-platform build automation system
  • FlubuCore – A cross platform build and deployment automation system for building projects and executing deployment scripts using C# code.

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