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.NET Standard Explained: How the table works

It took me a while to get my head around the new .NET Standard which is going to affect the monikers that are going to be used in ASP.NET Core. I felt the need to simplify it as much as possible primarily to help me remember how it works :-) Portable Class Libraries The .NET Standard can be seen as the next version of portable class libraries (PCLs). The main disadvantage of a PCL is that it is tied up front to one or more .NET platforms. You see the .Net platforms listed in the first column of the table below. Imagine you create a PCL now and configure it to support Silverlight and .Net Framework 4.6. Then...