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Supporting Windows Forms and WPF in .NET Core 3

Supporting Windows Forms and WPF in .NET Core 3

In this episode, Jeremy interviews Mike Harsh about some of the work being done and decisions being made to enable Windows Forms and WPF applications to run well on .NET Core 3.0 and beyond.

In this episode, Jeremy interviews Mike Harsh about some of the work being done and decisions being made to enable Windows Forms and WPF applications to run well on .NET Core 3.0 and beyond.

[04:20] - What was the motivation behind bring desktop workloads to .NET Core?

[10:42] - What was the biggest challenge with add support for desktop technologies?

[12:42] - How did the decision to open source Windows Forms and WPF come about?

[14:01] - How easy was it to open source Windows Forms and WPF?

[17:35] - What does the roadmap look like?

[20:45] - What does the future of Windows Forms look like?

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Bring Some C++ to Xamarin Apps

On this week’s Xamarin Show, James is joined by good friend Mike Parker from the Microsoft Mobile Customer Advisory Team that shows how to easily integrate existing C++ libraries into Xamarin applications. He shows us from scratch how to bridge the libraries, expose them in C#, and easily manage memory!

On this week’s Xamarin Show, James is joined by good friend Mike Parker from the Microsoft Mobile Customer Advisory Team that shows how to easily integrate existing C++ libraries into Xamarin applications. He shows us from scratch how to bridge the libraries, expose them in C#, and easily manage memory!


Show Links:

Source Code on GitHub ☞ https://github.com/xamarin/mobcat/tree/master/scratch/xamarin/cpp_libs_xamarin

Documentation: Using C/C++ Libraries with Xamarin ☞ https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/xamarin/cross-platform/cpp/

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