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Streaming build output using the Email class

Oct 27, 2010 at 12:32 AM


I would like to know how to use the stream the output from the console into the body (content) of an email. 



Oct 27, 2010 at 9:23 AM

Hi Sankar

This isn't directly supported by the Email Task. I can think of two ways to do this though.

1. Log the output to file too and use the ReadLinesFromFile task to read the log file and then pass that content into the Body property of the email task. Due to the nature of logging, you won't get 100% of the overall log because the build will still be in process.

2. Write your own logger which does this all for you.



Oct 27, 2010 at 2:18 PM

Thanks Mike. That helps.