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Exploring the new minimal API source generator
Exploring the .NET 8 preview - Part 4
In this post I take a look at the new minimal API source generator added in .NET 8 preview 3 to support AOT, and explore the code it generates.…
Comparing WebApplication.CreateBuilder() to the new CreateSlimBuilder() method
Exploring the .NET 8 preview - Part 3
In this post I look at the new WebApplication.CreateSlimBuilder() method, explore why it was introduced, and discuss how it differs from CreateBuilder().…
The minimal API AOT compilation template
Exploring the .NET 8 preview - Part 2
In this post I discuss the Ahead of Time (AOT) compilation coming in .NET 8, look at it's benefits and limitations, and look at the new AOT template…
Using the new configuration binder source generator
Exploring the .NET 8 preview - Part 1
In this post I introduce the new configuration binder source generator added in .NET 8 preview 3, explore how it works, and how to use it in your apps.…
Exploring the .NET 8 preview
In this series I explore some of the changes and new features released in the .NET 8 previews.…