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How to change version of our solution assemblies

Am vazut cateva persoane care au ajuns pe blog cautand cum se face versionarea unui assembly. O sa prezint cea mai simpla metoda pentru a putea face versionarea unui proiect.
By default, versiunea unui proiect din solutia noastra poate sa fie gasita in fisierul AssemblyInfo.cs, care se gaseste in Properties. Daca vrem sa schimbam versiunea unui assembly, trebuie sa facem update la atributele AssemblyVersion si AssemblyFileVersion.
[assembly: AssemblyVersion("")]
[assembly: AssemblyFileVersion("")]
Sunt insa momente cand vrem sa controlam versiunea la toate assembly-urile generate de catre solutia noastra. Pentru a putea face schimbarea versiunii dintr-un singur loc, fara sa facem update la fiecare proiect in parte, putem sa extragem aceste doua atribute intr-un fisier separat. Acesta ar avea urmatoarea forma:
using System.Reflection;
[assembly: AssemblyVersion("")]
[assembly: AssemblyFileVersion("")]
Numele la acest fisier de obicei este VersionInfo.cs. In fiecare proiect acesta poate sa fie adaugat ca si fisier link-at la solutie (Add file as link). In acest fel, este nevoie sa modificati intr-un singur loc numele la fisier. Cand se va face build, fiecare assembly o sa fie marcat cu versiunea care este specificata in fisierul nostru.


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