Commits on May 14, 2014
  1. Merge pull request #2 from AArnott/patch-1

    MinimumVisualStudioVersion simplification
    committed May 14, 2014
Commits on May 12, 2014
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Commits on May 1, 2014
  1. Merge pull request #1 from jaredpar/fixes-2012-vsix

    Added support for 2012 round trip project
    committed May 1, 2014
Commits on Dec 5, 2013
  1. Enable F5 debug everywhere

    The final change we need is a small tweak to the .csproj so that F5
    works out of the box.  This is done by adding the appropriate start
    action to the .csproj to run devenv under a different registry hive.
    Visual Studio generates this information in new VSIX projects but it
    does so in the .csproj.user file.  Virtually every source code control
    system excludes this file by default hence it will work until you clone
    the source onto a new machine.  By putting this directly in the .csproj
    file we ensure F5 will work for anyone who clones our source code
    committed Dec 5, 2013
  2. Allow for build without full SDK installation

    In this change we deploy the reference assemblies which are needed to
    build the RoundTripVSIX project.   These are the reference assemblies
    from a 2010 installation. All versions of Visual Studio beyond 2010 have
    appropriate binding redirects for these values in the devenv.exe.config
    file.  Hence our extension will load just fine if it references these.
    This is generally true for any assembly that Visual Studio includes in
    the SDK
    The only change necessary to the project is to include this directory in
    the reference search path.
    committed Dec 5, 2013
  3. Switch to strongly named references

    The RoundTripVSIX project can now be edited in a variety of Visual
    Studio environments.  Each of these environments want to provide
    different versions of the SDK references we are using.
    It's important to guarantee that we are always using the reference
    assemblies shipped with Visual Studio 2010.  These are fully supported
    when loaded in newer versions (via redirects in devenv.exe.config).
    Also all of the newer references are bound to newer versions of the .Net
    Framework.  The RoundTripVSIX project will always target 4.0 hence even
    if the new ones are bound to we can't reference them.
    With this change we can now build the extension in any version of Visual
    Studio so long as the 2010 SDK is installed on the machine.  That's
    still pretty limiting though because the SDK requires a full Visual
    Studio install to work.  The next commit will fix by deploying reference
    assemblies with the source
    committed Dec 5, 2013
  4. Support project loading in any version of Visual Studio

    This change will allow the RoundTripVSIX project to be loaded in any
    version of Visual Studio.  This will be done without Visual Studio
    attempting to upgrade the project.
    The change really consists of two parts.  The first is the setting of
    the MinimumVisualStudioVersion.  This needs to be done once per version
    of Visual Studio beyond 2010.  The MinimumVisualStudioVersion property
    doesn't affect the build in any meaningful way that I'm aware of.  But
    the upgrade wizard does look for this when deciding whether or not an
    upgrade is required.
    The second change is to choose the SDK targets file based on the current
    version of Visual Studio.  This is done by keying off the
    $(VisualStudioVersion) property to build up the $(VsSdkTargets)
    property.  The name of this property isn't important (other than
    choosing one that Visual Studio isn't using).  The import of the SDK is
    then switched to use this variable and be conditional on the SDK
    existing.  The Conditional attribute is a must have here.  If it is
    missing the upgrade wizard will flag this project for needing an upgrade
    There are still several problems with the project though.  In particular
    it still identifies the Visual Studio assemblies it references by a
    non-strong name.  This means a build in 2012 will bind to the 2012
    version of the assemblies.  These are built for the 4.5 framework and
    hence can't be used in a 4.0 project.  This will result in a lot of
    build errors.  It also has other problems building if the 2010 SDK isn't
    installed.  The next commit will begin to take care of these problems
    committed Dec 5, 2013
  5. Support VSIX deployment to any version of Visual Studio

    The first change we will make is to enable the deployment of this
    extension to any version of Visual Studio.  This is a relatively simple
    process of updating the manifest to include the new versions of Visual
    Studio in the SupprotedProducts section.
    Once this change is added and the project rebuilt the resulting VSIX can
    be installed on any version of Visual Studio
    A quick note on Visual Studio versions
    2010 = 10.0
    2012 = 11.0
    2013 = 12.0
    committed Dec 5, 2013
  6. Create VS 2010 based extension

    This is a vanilla 2010 VSIX extension.  It was created with the project
    wizard using the "Editor Margin" extension.  At this point the VSIX is
    completely tied to Visual Studio 2010.  It can only be edited in and
    deployed to that version.
    Any attempt to open this project in 2012 or 2013 will be met with a
    forced upgrade dialog.   Installing to either of these will also fail.
    Over the next few edits this project will be updated such that it can be
    edited in and deployed to any version of Visual Studio
    committed Dec 5, 2013
  7. ReadMe update

    Update the ReadMe to explain the point of the project
    committed Dec 5, 2013
  8. Initial commit

    committed Dec 5, 2013