Here are the things that caught my eye this week. I’d love to hear what you found most interesting this week. Let me know in the comments or on Twitter.
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ASP.NET Core 2.2 Roadmap
We are currently planning to have 3 previews before RTM:Link: https://github.com/aspnet/Announcements/issues/307
As with our previous roadmap posts this is what we intend right now, but it’s subject to change as we continue development.
- August – Preview 1
- September – Preview 2
- October – Preview 3
- Before End-of-year – RTM
Windows Command-Line: The Evolution of the Windows Command-Line
Welcome to the second post in this “Windows Command-Line” series. In this post we’ll discuss some of the background & history behind the Windows Command-Line. Specifically, we’ll explore its humble origins in MS-DOS, to its modern-day incarnation supporting tools like PowerShell and Windows Subsystem for Linux.Link: https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/commandline/2018/06/27/windows-command-line-the-evolution-of-the-windows-command-line/
Analyzing .NET Core project dependencies: Finding transitive dependencies
In the previous blog post, I looked at how we can use the .NET Core CLI to generate a dependency graph which allows you to determine the package references for a .NET Core or .NET Standard project. This is the same technique I used when developing dotnet-outdated. Once dotnet-outdated started gaining a bit of traction, one of the issues opened on the GitHub repository was a request to support detecting outdated transitive dependencies.Link: https://www.jerriepelser.com/blog/analyze-dotnet-project-dependencies-part-2/
The Web That Never Was – Dylan Beattie