CakeContrib.Guidelines 1.5.1

Requires NuGet 2.8 or higher.

dotnet add package CakeContrib.Guidelines --version 1.5.1
NuGet\Install-Package CakeContrib.Guidelines -Version 1.5.1
This command is intended to be used within the Package Manager Console in Visual Studio, as it uses the NuGet module's version of Install-Package.
<PackageReference Include="CakeContrib.Guidelines" Version="1.5.1">
  <IncludeAssets>runtime; build; native; contentfiles; analyzers</IncludeAssets>
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add CakeContrib.Guidelines --version 1.5.1
#r "nuget: CakeContrib.Guidelines, 1.5.1"
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive and Polyglot Notebooks. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install CakeContrib.Guidelines as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=CakeContrib.Guidelines&version=1.5.1

// Install CakeContrib.Guidelines as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=CakeContrib.Guidelines&version=1.5.1


standard-readme compliant All Contributors Contributor Covenant Build NuGet package

Adds common guidelines to cake-contrib projects

Table of Contents


use one of the following:

Install-Package CakeContrib.Guidelines
dotnet add package CakeContrib.Guidelines
paket add CakeContrib.Guidelines

or add the PackageReference manually

<PackageReference Include="CakeContrib.Guidelines" Version="0.1.0" />

See NuGet for the current version.

CakeContrib.Guidelines requires the use of msbuild version 16.8.0 or later.


All guidelines and rules are documented at


If you have questions, search for an existing one, or create a new discussion on the Cake GitHub repository, using the extension-q-a category.

Join in the discussion on the Cake repository


Nils Andresen @nils-a


CakeContrib.Guidelines follows the Contributor Covenant Code of Conduct.

We accept Pull Requests. Please see the contributing file for how to contribute to CakeContrib.Guidelines.

Small note: If editing the Readme, please conform to the standard-readme specification.

This project follows the all-contributors specification. Contributions of any kind welcome!


Thanks goes to these wonderful people (emoji key):

<table> <tbody> <tr> <td align="center"><a href=""><img src="" width="100px;" alt="Kim J. Nordmo"/><br /><sub><b>Kim J. Nordmo</b></sub></a><br /><a href="#question-AdmiringWorm" title="Answering Questions">💬</a> <a href="#ideas-AdmiringWorm" title="Ideas, Planning, & Feedback">🤔</a></td> <td align="center"><a href=""><img src="" width="100px;" alt="Jericho"/><br /><sub><b>Jericho</b></sub></a><br /><a href="" title="Bug reports">🐛</a> <a href="#ideas-Jericho" title="Ideas, Planning, & Feedback">🤔</a></td> <td align="center"><a href=""><img src="" width="100px;" alt="Nils Andresen"/><br /><sub><b>Nils Andresen</b></sub></a><br /><a href="" title="Code">💻</a> <a href="#maintenance-nils-a" title="Maintenance">🚧</a></td> <td align="center"><a href=""><img src="" width="100px;" alt="C. Augusto Proiete"/><br /><sub><b>C. Augusto Proiete</b></sub></a><br /><a href="#ideas-augustoproiete" title="Ideas, Planning, & Feedback">🤔</a> <a href="" title="Reviewed Pull Requests">👀</a></td> <td align="center"><a href=""><img src="" width="100px;" alt="DiDoHH"/><br /><sub><b>DiDoHH</b></sub></a><br /><a href="" title="Documentation">📖</a></td> <td align="center"><a href=""><img src="" width="100px;" alt="Joel Ahlgren"/><br /><sub><b>Joel Ahlgren</b></sub></a><br /><a href="" title="Code">💻</a></td> <td align="center"><a href=""><img src="" width="100px;" alt="Mattias Karlsson"/><br /><sub><b>Mattias Karlsson</b></sub></a><br /><a href="" title="Bug reports">🐛</a></td> </tr> </tbody> </table>


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