Have Your Cake and Build It Too

In this post I will walk you through the basics of using Cake, a cross-platform build automation system with a C# DSL. We will create a couple .NET Core projects, then create a Cake file to build, test, and package the app for deployment using Octopus Deploy tools. Create Project Directory Let’s start at the beginning and create a new home for our code. I’m going to put mine under c:\code, but you do you.