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The Microsoft.AspNetCore.All metapackage is huge, and that's awesome, thanks to the .NET Core runtime store
The ASP.NET Core 2.0 preview 1 metapackage, Microsoft.AspNetCore.All, includes every package released as part of ASP.NET Core. This post looks at why.…
Using Razor Pages to simplify basic actions in ASP.NET Core 2.0 preview 1
One of the new features added to ASP.NET Core in version 2.0 preview 1 is Razor Pages This post dips a toe into how and when you might want to use them.…
Exploring Program.cs, Startup.cs and CreateDefaultBuilder in ASP.NET Core 2 preview 1
In this post, I'll take a look at how Program.cs and Startup.cs have changed in ASP.NET Core 2.0 preview 1 and introduce the new CreateDefaultBuilder method.…
The .NET Core 2.0 Preview 1, version numbers and global.json
This post looks at installing .NET Core 2.0.0 Preview 1, compares the NET Core runtime version to the SDK version, and how to use global.json to pin an SDK.…