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Troubleshooting Installing .NET Core 1.1 RTM on OSX

.NET Core 1.1 RTM was announced yesterday along with Visual Studio for Mac! So of course, I jumped right over to install them both. During the install of the 1.1 version of .NET Core from the downloads page, hit a snag on OSX. If you have seen recent Scott Hanselman talk ASP.NET Core, there is a slide he uses where he references "How do you like your ASP.NET?" I'm somewhere between "medium-rare" and "medium-well", depends on the machine I am using. I had the preview bits installed which had a version of 1.0.0-preview2.1-003155 and now the RC 1.1 is released with version of 1.0.0-preview2-1-003177. When running the command dotnet --info...


ASP.NET Core: Watching Code

Being able to edit code and see the changes on the fly is a big advantage when developing applications with all of the "moving parts" in today's tech stack. Simply hitting F5 doesn't cut it anymore. Everything needs to be compiled, minified, uglified, or transpiled to get your app to show up right. On the node.js side of the dev stack I have been using nodemon to watch files for changes and execute whatever functions need to be run and restart the node server for my client apps during development. nodemon ./server.js localhost 8080 Early on in the ASP.NET Core days, beta 3, I creates a nuget package called KMon that used nodemon under the covers to...