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Multithreading with C# Cookbook, Second Edition - Second Edition

By : Evgenii Agafonov
Book Image

Multithreading with C# Cookbook, Second Edition - Second Edition

By: Evgenii Agafonov

Overview of this book

Multi-core processors are synonymous with computing speed and power in today’s world, which is why multithreading has become a key concern for C# developers. Multithreaded code helps you create effective, scalable, and responsive applications. This is an easy-to-follow guide that will show you difficult programming problems in context. You will learn how to solve them with practical, hands-on, recipes. With these recipes, you’ll be able to start creating your own scalable and reliable multithreaded applications. Starting from learning what a thread is, we guide you through the basics and then move on to more advanced concepts such as task parallel libraries, C# asynchronous functions, and much more. Rewritten to the latest C# specification, C# 6, and updated with new and modern recipes to help you make the most of the hardware you have available, this book will help you push the boundaries of what you thought possible in C#.
Table of Contents (18 chapters)
Multithreading with C# Cookbook Second Edition
About the Author
About the Reviewers

Running a .NET Core application on OS X

This recipe shows how to install a .NET Core application on OS X and how to build and run a .NET console application.

Getting ready

To go through this recipe, you will need a Mac OS X operating system. There are no other prerequisites. The source code for this recipe can be found at BookSamples\Chapter11\Recipe4.

How to do it...

To understand how to run .NET Core applications, perform the following steps:

  1. Install .NET Core on your OS X machine. You can visit and follow the installation instructions there. Since .NET Core is in the pre-release stage, the installation and usage scenarios could change before this book is published. Refer to the site instructions in that case.

  2. After you have downloaded the .pkg file, hold the Control key while opening it. It will unblock the file and will allow you to install it.

  3. After you have installed the package, you will need to install OpenSSL. The easiest way is to install the homebrew...