slice2cs(1) The Slice to .NET C# compiler.


slice2cs [options] [files]


slice2cs compiles Slice files to .NET C#. Full documentation for slice2cs is available online at:


-h, --help

Displays a help message.

-v, --version
Displays the compiler version.


Defines the preprocessor symbol NAME.


Defines the preprocessor symbol NAME with the value DEF.


Undefines the preprocessor symbol NAME.


Add the directory DIR to the search path for #include directives.


Print the preprocessor output on stdout.

--output-dir DIR

Place the generated files into directory DIR.

-d, --debug

Print debug information showing the operation of the Slice parser.


Permit use of the normally reserved prefix Ice for identifiers. Use this option only when compiling the source code for the Ice run time.


Permit use of underscores in Slice identifiers.


Generate tie classes.


Generate sample implementation files. This option will not overwrite an existing file.


Generate sample implementation files using tie classes. This option will not overwrite an existing file.

--checksum CLASS

Generate checksums for Slice definitions.


Generate streaming helper functions for Slice types.