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Hello, my name is Gary Ewan Park. By day, I make a living as .Net Developer. I am a husband and a father, and I enjoy contributing to Open Source projects.

How to use AppVeyor Build Cache

Another important feature offered by AppVeyor is it's Build Cache. Due to the fact that every AppVeyor build uses a fresh copy of the Build Agent Virtual Machine, any files and folders that were created as part of the build are not persisted between project builds.


How to use AppVeyor Remote Desktop Connection

One of the best things about AppVeyor is that it is a completely online Continuous Integration Server. You as a user don't have to worry about installing the latest version of it, or applying security patches, etc. You can simply get on with the task at hand. However, one of the worst things about AppVeyor is that it is a completely online Continuous Integration Server. Those times when the build isn't working, and you have no idea why, it can be difficult to figure it out solely based on the output logs.


Version 0.8.0 of the Visual Studio Code extension for Cake

We are very happy to announce that a new version, 0.8.0, of the Visual Studio Code extension for Cake has just been released. This release includes two main new features and one improvement. These features really came about with the June release of Visual Studio Code, which brought with it a new Tasks API, making it possible for extension authors to "auto detect" tasks for execution.