ScottLilly.CSharpExtender 2.1.0

dotnet add package ScottLilly.CSharpExtender --version 2.1.0
NuGet\Install-Package ScottLilly.CSharpExtender -Version 2.1.0
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<PackageReference Include="ScottLilly.CSharpExtender" Version="2.1.0" />
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paket add ScottLilly.CSharpExtender --version 2.1.0
#r "nuget: ScottLilly.CSharpExtender, 2.1.0"
#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 ScottLilly.CSharpExtender as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=ScottLilly.CSharpExtender&version=2.1.0

// Install ScottLilly.CSharpExtender as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=ScottLilly.CSharpExtender&version=2.1.0

CSharpExtender

DateTimeExtensionMethods

This class provides extension methods for DateTime in C#.

  • StartOfDay: Returns the start of the day 00:00:00 for the provided date.
  • EndOfDay: Returns the end of the day 23:59:59 for the provided date.
  • StartOfMonth: Returns the date for the start of the month, at 00:00:00, for the provided date.
  • EndOfMonth: Returns the date for the end of the month, at 23:59:59, for the provided date.
  • ToIso8601String: Converts the provided date to an ISO 8601 string.
  • IsWeekend: Checks if the given date is a weekend.
  • IsWeekday: Checks if the given date is a weekday.
  • NextDay: Gets the next day from the given date.
  • PreviousDay: Gets the previous day from the given date.

EnumExtensionMethods

This class provides extension methods for Enums in C#.

  • GetEnumDescription: Gets the description of an enum value.
  • GetEnumValues: Gets all values of a specific enum type.
  • GetEnumDescriptions: Gets all descriptions of a specific enum type.
  • ParseEnum: Parses a string to an enum value.

JsonExtensionMethods

This class provides extension methods for JSON manipulation in C#.

  • GetValueFromJsonPath: Retrieves a value from a JSON string using a JSON path.
  • GetValueFromJsonPath<T>: Retrieves a typed value from a JSON string using a JSON path.
  • AsSerializedJson: Serializes the specified object to a JSON string.
  • AsDeserializedJson: Deserializes the JSON string to an object of the specified type.
  • PrettyPrintJson (string): Formats the JSON string with indented formatting.
  • PrettyPrintJson (object): Serializes the specified object to a JSON string with indented formatting.

LinqExtensionMethods

This class provides LINQ-related extension methods in C#.

  • None: Checks if none of the elements in the collection satisfy the provided condition. If no condition is provided, it checks if the collection is empty.
  • ForEach (IEnumerable): Applies an action to each element in the collection.
  • ForEach (List): Applies an action to each element in the list.
  • RandomElement: Returns a random element from the list.

NumericExtensionMethods

This class provides extension methods for numerical operations in C#.

  • IsEven: Checks if the given integer is even.
  • IsOdd: Checks if the given integer is odd.
  • IsPositive: Checks if the given integer is positive.
  • IsNegative: Checks if the given integer is negative.
  • IsEvenlyDivisibleBy: Checks if the given integer is evenly divisible by another integer.

ObjectExtensionMethods

This class provides extension methods for objects in C#.

  • DeepClone: Creates a deep clone of the source object.
  • IsNumericType: Checks if the object is of a numeric type.
  • IsIntegerType: Checks if the object is of an integer type.
  • IsFloatingPointType: Checks if the object is of a floating point type.
  • HasCustomAttributeOfType: Checks if the property info has a custom attribute of a specific type.
  • IsNull: Checks if the object is null.
  • IsNotNull: Checks if the object is not null.
  • IsOfType<T>: Checks if the object is of a specific type.
  • IsOfType (with Type parameter): Checks if the object is of a specific type.
  • IsNotOfType<T>: Checks if the object is not of a specific type.
  • IsNotOfType (with Type parameter): Checks if the object is not of a specific type.
  • IsOfTypeOrSubclass<T>: Checks if the object is of a specific type or a subclass of that type.
  • IsOfTypeOrSubclass (with Type parameter): Checks if the object is of a specific type or a subclass of that type.
  • IsNotOfTypeOrSubclass<T>: Checks if the object is not of a specific type and not a subclass of that type.
  • IsNotOfTypeOrSubclass (with Type parameter): Checks if the object is not of a specific type and not a subclass of that type.
  • IsOfTypeOrSubclass<T> (for Type): Checks if the type is of a specific type or a subclass of that type.
  • IsOfTypeOrSubclass (for Type with baseType parameter): Checks if the type is of a specific type or a subclass of that type.
  • IsNotOfTypeOrSubclass<T> (for Type): Checks if the type is not of a specific type and not a subclass of that type.
  • IsNotOfTypeOrSubclass (for Type with baseType parameter): Checks if the type is not of a specific type and not a subclass of that type.
  • IsOfType<T> (for Type): Checks if the type is of a specific type.
  • IsOfType (for Type with baseType parameter): Checks if the type is of a specific type.
  • IsNotOfType<T> (for Type): Checks if the type is not of a specific type.
  • IsNotOfType (for Type with baseType parameter): Checks if the type is not of a specific type.

StringExtensionMethods

This class provides extension methods for string manipulations in C#.

  • Matches: Check if strings are equal, using InvariantCultureIgnoreCase.
  • DoesNotMatch: Check if strings are not equal, using InvariantCultureIgnoreCase.
  • HasText: Returns 'true' if the string is not null, empty, or only contains whitespace.
  • DoesNotHaveText: Returns 'true' if the string is null, empty, or only contains whitespace.
  • NullIfEmpty: Returns a null if the string is null, empty, or only contains whitespace.
  • ToDigitsOnly: Returns a string with all non-digits removed.
  • IsDigitsOnly: Returns 'true' if the string only contains digits.
  • ToStringWithLineFeeds: Converts an IEnumerable of strings to a single string with line feeds between each string.
  • Repeat: Returns a string with the text repeated the specified number of times.
  • SplitPath: Convert a file path into an array of the individual directories.
  • IncludesTheWords: Checks if a string contains all the words in the specified array.
  • RemoveText: Removes all instances of the specified text from the string.
  • ConvertFromString<T>: Converts a string to the specified type, if possible.

StringBuilderExtensionMethods

This class provides extension methods for StringBuilder objects in C#.

  • AppendLineIfNotEmpty: If the passed in line is not empty, it will be appended to the StringBuilder object.

XmlExtensionMethods

This class provides extension methods for XML handling in C#.

  • AttributeAsInt: Returns the value of the specified attribute as an integer.
  • AttributeAsString: Returns the value of the specified attribute as a string.
  • AttributeAsBool: Returns the value of the specified attribute as a boolean.
  • AttributeAsDateTime: Returns the value of the specified attribute as a DateTime.
  • ElementAsString: Returns the inner text of the specified child element as a string.
  • ElementAsInt: Returns the inner text of the specified child element as an integer.

RngCreator

This class is designed to create cryptographically random numbers in C#.

  • GetNumberBetween: Generates a cryptographically random number between the specified minimum and maximum values.
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2.1.0 135 1/20/2024
2.0.0 109 1/7/2024
1.0.0 551 8/16/2022

Replaced Newtonsoft with System.Text.Json. Added new StringBuilder extention method to only append non-blank lines. Added string and JSON converters to different datatypes.