I’ve blogged before about the NUKE build system, a great tool written by Matthias Koch that allows you to define all your build steps in a C# project, complete with full IDE integration and lots of helpers to get you started quickly. Since work on NUKE has begun almost three years ago, it’s grown to be a fully featured build system with a great community. We’re using it in all of our projects at DanglIT, and the experience so far has been great!

One thing, though, that’s always bugged us was that when we invoked the build on Linux machines, we always had to explicitly prefix it with the shell command, like bash build.sh Test -Configuration Debug

We could never directly invoke the build scripts comfortably on Linux, no matter if we were using a project that has had NUKE added over 2 years ago or for a fresh install. First, we thought it might have been related to line ending differences, since all our development happens on Windows machines. That could quickly be checked, and it wasn’t the case - checkout worked as expected on Linux.

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Executing NUKE Build Scripts on Linux Machines
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