I have a Visual Studio Project that is using a MSBuild task to generate some code files. (The basis are xml files, and the generated code is quite lengthy, but noting special, just a lot of boilerplate.)
I’m not sure how I should handle the generated files:
Not include generated files in the project, and use MSBuild to make sure they get compiled (by adding respective
<Compile...>tags to the
Include generated files in the project, but exclude them from source control.
Any other options? Are there issues with these options? Experiences so far? Recommendations or best practices?