Bug 18887 - MSBuild.Build.Evaluation.Project.RemoveItem is not implemented - unable to remove reference
Summary: MSBuild.Build.Evaluation.Project.RemoveItem is not implemented - unable to re...
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: Tools
Classification: Mono
Component: xbuild ()
Version: unspecified
Hardware: Macintosh Mac OS
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Assignee: Bugzilla
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Blocks: 18837
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Reported: 2014-04-09 05:54 UTC by Matt Ward
Modified: 2014-04-09 05:55 UTC (History)
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Unit test for Project.RemoveItem(...) (798 bytes, text/plain)
2014-04-09 05:54 UTC, Matt Ward
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Description Matt Ward 2014-04-09 05:54:43 UTC
Created attachment 6536 [details]
Unit test for Project.RemoveItem(...)

With a project loaded into a MSBuild.Build.Evaluation.Project it is not possible to remove a <Reference> from the project since RemoveItem(ProjectItem item) is not implemented.

RemoveItem(..) used by 'NuGet.exe update'

Tested with Mono 3.4.0 (MonoFramework-MDK-3.4.0.188.macos10.xamarin.x86) on Mac.


Example test case:

string xml =
@"<Project ToolsVersion='4.0' xmlns='http://schemas.microsoft.com/developer/msbuild/2003'>
	<ItemGroup>
		<Reference Include='Microsoft.Build' />
	</ItemGroup>
</Project>";
var project = new Microsoft.Build.Evaluation.Project (XmlReader.Create (new StringReader (xml)));
var referenceItem = project.GetItems ("Reference").Single ();

project.RemoveItem (referenceItem);

int count = project.GetItems ("Reference").Count;
Assert.AreEqual (0, count);