Reynald mentions that EF Core is cross-platform, and starts to create the console app you made earlier—but on the Mac. There are a few steps you need to complete to set up the environment before creating the application. This video covers these steps.
- [Narrator] I mentioned any framework core…is cross platform.…Well let's go ahead and create the console…application we made earlier, except this time…it'll be on a Mac.…There are a few steps you will need to complete…to set up your environment before…creating an application.…The first is to install Homebrew,…the second will be to install the .NET Core CLI.…And the third is install Visual Studio Code.…Let's go ahead and set up Homebrew.…
Homebrew, which you could find on this site here,…is a package manager.…All we need to do to get started is to copy…this command here and navigate to your terminal…and paste it there.…Make sure that you have a folder that's created…particularly for your projects.…I have a projects folder that I created.…So I'll go ahead and paste this.…
Hit Enter and let it execute.…I'll press Return here to continue.…I'll type in my credentials.…And let the process continue on its own.…Alright now that this process is complete,…we can navigate to Microsoft's site and…as you can see here, it says in order to use .NET Core…
- Entity Framework (EF) overview
- Uses for EF
- Installing EF
- Creating entities
- Creating the DbContext
- Performing migrations
- Creating an MVC application
- Installing EF packages
- Reverse engineering the model
- Performing context and dependency injection
- Creating the controller and the view
- Using SqlServerTypeMapper
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: This course was updated on 06/23/2017. What changed?
A: The following topics were updated: using the exercise files; Mac install prerequisites; Entity Framework on Mac, part 1; and Entity Framework on Mac, part 2.