The VS Code xPack C/C++ Managed Build Extension is available as ilg-vscode.xpack from the Visual Studio Code Marketplace.
It can also be installed from a terminal:
code --install-extension firstname.lastname@example.org
The 0.4.14 release is generally compatible with previous releases.
- [#17] - no longer use
- dependency on
- starting with VS Code 1.58, in certain conditions the content of the xPack explorer was incomplete; the problem was fixed in the next release (0.4.15).
The ilg-vscode.xpack extension is fully portable and works on any platform supported by VS Code; internally it relies on xpm, which is also a portable application running on all platforms supported by npm/node.
However, for projects using binary xPacks, they are available mainly on the modern platforms, like Windows/macOS/Linux.