So far in this series, we have taken a look at the .NET Core Tools 1.0.0-preview2 (Visual Studio 2015) and the .NET Core Tools 1.0.0-preview4 (Visual Studio… Read more “.NET Core Project Overview – Pt 3”
In the previous post, we took a look at creating new .NET Core projects with the .NET Core Tools (1.0.0-preview2) in both Visual Studio 2015 and the… Read more “.NET Core Project Overview- Pt 2”
.NET Core is Microsoft’s latest development framework. It is open source, cross platform, and features many improvements from prior versions of the .NET Framework. I’ve been very excited about .NET Core since it was released in the summer of last year.
There are many new features and improvements but, in this series I want to focus on just one piece, _the project structure_. With Visual Studio 2015 (Core Tools 1.0.0-preview2), there were quite a few changes to the traditional Visual Studio project. Visual Studio 2017 RC 1 (Core Tools 1.0.0-preview4) introduces even more changes to this project structure.
On a couple recent projects I’ve worked on, I decided to go back to the basics. Visual Studio supports SQL Server database projects. These projects have been supported for a while now but, I’m always shocked to find how many people are unaware they exist.