.NET Core 3.0 Single-File Apps

Build & Publish Single-File Self-Contained Applications, Then Make Them Smaller!

Self-contained deployments aren’t new to .NET Core, but when you build a self-contained application you typically end up with a massive deployment folder filled with every possible DLL you’d need, and then some. Keep reading and I’ll tell you how to avoid that with .NET Core 3.0. Single-File Executables Imagine that the dotnet publish command created just one file rather than creating directory with a few hundred files. With . [Read More]