>when I decided to check the latest official docs on XmlPoke to refresh the parameters and format. To my surprise, I found this example:
$(Namespace)property has beautiful XML inside. Which only makes sense, since, there had to be some advantage in MSBuild being XML, right? So I figured, if the namespaces can be a full nested XML element, could the
Valuebe too? And the answer was a resounding YEAHHH:
<PropertyGroup>element into a .user project file!
<Project>without namespace, to keep it clean. Yet, the property group is added without messing up the namespace:
xmlns=""to clear the parent Project node namespace. But alas, it didn't, and in this particular case, it makes it way more convenient this way :).