Aspire.Hosting.AppHost 8.0.2

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dotnet add package Aspire.Hosting.AppHost --version 8.0.2                
NuGet\Install-Package Aspire.Hosting.AppHost -Version 8.0.2                
This command is intended to be used within the Package Manager Console in Visual Studio, as it uses the NuGet module's version of Install-Package.
<PackageReference Include="Aspire.Hosting.AppHost" Version="8.0.2" />                
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add Aspire.Hosting.AppHost --version 8.0.2                
#r "nuget: Aspire.Hosting.AppHost, 8.0.2"                
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive and Polyglot Notebooks. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install Aspire.Hosting.AppHost as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=Aspire.Hosting.AppHost&version=8.0.2

// Install Aspire.Hosting.AppHost as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=Aspire.Hosting.AppHost&version=8.0.2                

Aspire.Hosting.AppHost library

Provides the core APIs and MSBuild logic for .NET Aspire AppHost projects.

Getting started

Install the package

In your project, install the .NET Aspire AppHost library with NuGet:

dotnet add package Aspire.Hosting.AppHost

Usage example

Then, in the Program.cs file of AppHost, add project, container, and executable resources:

var builder = DistributedApplication.CreateBuilder(args);

// The Projects.MyApp type is generated by custom MSBuild targets added
// by the Aspire.Hosting.AppHost package when the MyApp project is added
// as a project reference.
var app = builder.AddProject<Projects.MyApp>("myapp");


Additional documentation

Feedback & contributing

Product Compatible and additional computed target framework versions.
.NET net8.0 is compatible.  net8.0-android was computed.  net8.0-browser was computed.  net8.0-ios was computed.  net8.0-maccatalyst was computed.  net8.0-macos was computed.  net8.0-tvos was computed.  net8.0-windows was computed. 
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8.0.2 20,619 6/28/2024
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