Porting MVVM Light to .NET Standard: Lessons Learned

Date: 14 Mar 2018
Location: Las Vegas
Event name: Visual Studio Live
Duration: 75 minutes


.NET Standard is the new way to create portable assemblies. After learning about portable class libraries in the past years, it is now time to upgrade your game and start coding for Linux, Mac OS and other platforms untouched by .NET until now. More libraries are getting ported to .NET Standard, sometimes really easily and sometimes more painfully. This session will help you understand why .NET Standard can benefit you, and you'll learn about experiences converting frameworks to .NET Standard.

Sample code (GitHub):


You can browse, fork, download the sample source code on GitHub.

CoreWithMvvmLight (GitHub):


You can browse, fork, download the CoreWithMvvmLight on GitHub.
Sample .NET Core console application using the .NET Standard version of MVVM Light. Runs in Windows, Mac OS, Linux, etc.