Last post Mar 01, 2006 11:45 AM by joteke
Mar 01, 2006 08:21 AM|waynehowarth|LINK
I can't seem to find the option to make a 'release' build for an ASP.NET 2.0 website from within VS2005.
I remember VS2003 had the option on the toolbar which allowed you to switch between a 'debug' and a 'release' configuration.
Although VS2005 still has a configuration manager window, the only option that exists in the dropdown for the web project is 'Debug'.
Am I right in thinking that this is now controlled by setting the
Mar 01, 2006 11:45 AM|joteke|LINK
yes you are.
VS2005 is no longer responsible for the compilation, it's all delegated to ASP.NET infrastructure. If you install Web Deployment Project addition, you'll get it back though even then it's not VS responsible for the compilation.
Here's a good article for the reference:
Debug And Release Builds in ASP.NET 2.0