AppVeyor has support for setting the version of a binary during a build. However - this deals with the classic ASP.Net world of
AssemblyInfo. I didn't find any reference to support for doing the same with dot net core. Remember, dot net core relies upon a
<Version> or a
<VersionPrefix> setting in the
.csproj file. Personally,
<Version> is my jam.
However, coming up with your own bit of powershell that stamps the version during the build is a doddle; here we go:
You can invoke this script as part of the build process in AppVeyor by adding something like this to your
It will keep the first 3 parts of the version in your
.csproj (eg "1.0.0") and suffix on the build number supplied by AppVeyor.