If your NuGet package depends on other NuGet packages, the listing of these dependencies will be generated based on the
packages.config file found in your project, if any. External assemblies referenced in your project will also be added to the project manifest based on the files contained in the from the
lib folder. These conventions are overridden by adding a
<dependencies> element for NuGet package references or a
<references> element to add external assembly references.
dependencies element is a child element of the
metadata element and contains a set of
dependency elements. Each dependency element is a reference to another package that this package depends on. When installing a package ...