Inside the Microsoft® Build Engine: Using MSBuild and Team Foundation Build comments and corrections

Summary

This article contains comments, corrections, and information about known errors relating to the Microsoft Press book Inside the Microsoft Build Engine: Using MSBuild and Team Foundation Build, 978-0-7356-2628-7.

The following topics are covered:

  • Page 3: "Commontypes" should be "Core"
  • Page 32: "MCBuild" should be "MSBuild"

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Page 3: "Commontypes" should be "Core"

On page 3, the fifth sentence in the paragraph under the "Project File Details" heading incorrectly duplicates a name.



Change:

"Microsoft.Build.Commontypes.xsd describes the elements commonly found in Visual Studio-generated project fi les, and Microsoft.Build.Commontypes.xsd describes all the fixed elements in an MSBuild project file."



To:

"Microsoft.Build.Commontypes.xsd describes the elements commonly found in Visual Studio-generated project fi les, and Microsoft.Build.Core.xsd describes all the fixed elements in an MSBuild project file."

Page 32: "MCBuild" should be "MSBuild"

On page 32, the second sentence of the first paragraph contains an incorrect program name.



Change:

"If you are using MCBuild 3.5, then using the PropertyGroup directly inside the target is the preferred approach."



To:

"If you are using MSBuild 3.5, then using the PropertyGroup directly inside the target is the preferred approach."

Microsoft Press is committed to providing informative and accurate books. All comments and corrections listed above are ready for inclusion in future printings of this book. If you have a later printing of this book, it may already contain most or all of the above corrections.
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Article ID: 968613 - Last Review: Mar 4, 2009 - Revision: 1

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