SlowCheetah TransformAllFiles msbuild target

I’ve posted about SlowCheetah some time ago, but there’s one thing I forgot to mention. If you’re getting an build error that says “Target TransformAllFiles does not exist” then (assuming that you already have slow cheetah installed) in the project, right click on an xml file and select “Add Transform”. This will add additional files (if you don’t need them, just delete them) t…

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XML Transformations

A while ago Microsoft released a very handy feature that allows for transforming web.config files during builds. This is a great thing, except for some reason, they limited the functionality to web.config files, which was strange, because the engine itself was designed to work against any xml file. Thankfully, that limitation is pretty much gone with a plugin called SlowCheetah…

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