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The leading database choice for web-based applications, used by high profile web properties including Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Yahoo! and many more, MySQL releases MySQL Connector/Net 8.0.8.
— MySQL (@MySQL) 12 июля 2017 г.
As it is reported, the MySQL Connector/Net 8.0.8 is the fifth development release that expands cross-platform support to Linux and macOS when using Microsoft’s .NET Core framework.
According to MySQL, now, .NET developers have an opportunity can use the X DevAPI with .NET Core and Entity Framework Core (EF Core)1.0 to create server applications that run on Windows, Linux and macOS.
Changes in MySQL Connector/Net 8.0.8
MySQL Connector/Net 8.0.8 is also the seventh development release of MySQL Connector/Net to add support for the new X DevAPI, which enables application developers to write code that combines the strengths of the relational and document models using a modern, NoSQL-like syntax that does not assume previous experience writing traditional SQL.
See the “Development Releases” tab to download MySQL Connector/Net 8.0.8.