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.NET Core 2.0 Released!

Jamie Taylor1 comment

.NET Core 2.0 had a surprise release this week, right in the middle of my posting schedule. So let's take a step back from ASP.NET Core middleware and dissect the news, install the latest version and see what we can do with it.

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.NET Core and .NET Framework Working Together, Or: The Magic of .NET Standard

Jamie Taylor4 comments

Now that the first previews of .NET Core and .NET Standard 2.0 have been released, we're able to use .NET Framework NuGet packages with .NET Core applications. In this post, I'll run you through the steps required to use a .NET Framework NuGet package in a .NET Core 2.0 application, and we'll build a .NET Core 2.0 desktop application which consumes an amazing .NET Framework class library.

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