Version 0.4.14 is a new development release of ilg-vscode.xpack; it uses a new version of the liquid engine.


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 ilg-vscode.xpack@0.4.14


The 0.4.14 release is generally compatible with previous releases.

Bug fixes

  • none


  • none

Other changes

  • [#17] - no longer use "configurationProvider": "ms-vscode.cmake-tools" in c_cpp_properties.json
  • dependency on ms-vscode.cmake-tools removed

Known problems

  • 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).

Supported platforms

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.

Final notes