ASP.NET Core updates in .NET 5 Preview 5
To get started with ASP.NET Core in .NET 5.0 Preview5 install the .NET 5.0 SDK.
If you’re on Windows using Visual Studio, we recommend installing Visual Studio 2019 16.6.
If you’re on macOS, we recommend installing the latest preview of Visual Studio 2019 for Mac 8.7.
Upgrade an existing project
To upgrade an existing ASP.NET Core 5.0 preview4 app to ASP.NET Core 5.0 preview5:
- Update all Microsoft.AspNetCore.* package references to
- Update all Microsoft.Extensions.* package references to
See the full list of breaking changes in ASP.NET Core 5.0.
That’s it! You should now be all set to use .NET 5 Preview 5.
Reloadable endpoints via configuration for Kestrel
Kestrel now has the ability to observe changes to configuration passed to
KestrelServerOptions.Configure and unbind from existing endpoints and bind to new endpoints without requiring you to restart your application.
See the release notes for additional details and known issues.
We hope you enjoy this release of ASP.NET Core in .NET 5! We are eager to hear about your experiences with this latest .NET 5 release. Let us know what you think by filing issues on GitHub.
Thanks for trying out ASP.NET Core!