.NET Command Line Interface
This repo contains the source code for cross-platform .NET Core command line toolchain. It contains the implementation of each command and the documentation.
Looking for the .NET Core SDK tooling?
If you are looking for the latest nightly of the .NET Core SDK, see https://github.com/dotnet/core-sdk.
Found an issue?
You can consult the Documents Index to find out the current issues and to see the workarounds.
If you don't find your issue, please file one! However, given that this is a very high-frequency repo, we've setup some basic guidelines to help you. Please consult those first.
When you have the .NET Command Line Interface installed on your OS of choice, you can try it out using some of the samples on the dotnet/core repo. You can download the sample in a directory, and then you can kick the tires of the CLI.
First, you will need to restore the packages:
This will restore all of the packages that are specified in the project.json file of the given sample.
Then you can either run from source or compile the sample. Running from source is straightforward:
Compiling to IL is done using:
This will drop an IL assembly in
that you can run using
For more details, refer to the documentation.
Building from source
If you are building from source, take note that the build depends on NuGet packages hosted on MyGet, so if it is down, the build may fail. If that happens, you can always see the MyGet status page for more info.
Questions & Comments
For all feedback, use the Issues on this repository.
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