NDepend Blog

Improve your .NET code quality with NDepend

In the Jungle of .NET Obfuscator Tools

April 10, 2023 7 minutes read In this article I will explain our genuine experience with various .NET Obfuscator Tools. We end up explaining that .NET Reactor is the one...
NDepend April 10, 2023

5x Lessons Learned from Migrating a Large Legacy to .NET 5/6

October 26, 2021 9 minutes read In January 2020 I wrote the post Not planning now to migrate your .NET 4.8 legacy, is certainly a mistake. Hopefully we followed our...
NDepend October 26, 2021

Debugging a .NET App on Linux from Windows Visual Studio with WSL

September 15, 2021 6 minutes read NDepend analysis, reporting, API and Power-Tools will run on Linux and MacOS with the next version 2021.2. To achieve that, a major refactoring session...
NDepend September 15, 2021

Top 10 New .NET 6.0 API

July 7, 2021 5 minutes read .NET 6 introduces new handy APIs that will make our development journey easier. Let’s go through the top 10 new API in terms of...
NDepend July 7, 2021

Migrating Delegate.BeginInvoke Calls to .NET Core, .NET 5 and .NET 6

May 26, 2021 3 minutes read In this 2019 post, the .NET Base Class Library engineers announced that the good old Delegate.BeginInvoke .NET Framework syntax wasn’t supported in .NET Core...
NDepend May 26, 2021

On replacing Thread.Abort() in .NET Core

May 19, 2021 3 minutes read Thread.Abort() is not supported in .NET 5 / .NET Core We are actually migrating the NDepend analysis and reporting to .NET 5 and figured...
NDepend May 19, 2021

How to Plan Large-Scale Refactoring?

February 23, 2021 6 minutes read   The .NET platform exists for two decades and nowadays the technology is evolving faster than ever. It is now time for serious .NET...
NDepend February 23, 2021

Using C#9 record and init property in your .NET Framework 4.x, .NET Standard and .NET Core projects

November 25, 2020 2 minutes read C#9 record and C#9 init property are really nice addition to the language. As explained in C#9 records: immutable classes, both are syntactic sugar...
NDepend November 25, 2020

C#9 records: immutable classes

October 12, 2020 8 minutes read Record is a long time awaited feature now proposed by C# 9. With record we have a concise syntax to define immutable types this...
NDepend October 12, 2020

.NET 5.0 App Trimming and Potential for Future Progress

September 28, 2020 7 minutes read In this article we will: go through the various ways to publish a .NET 5.0 application, play with .NET 5.0 app trimming to reduce...
NDepend September 28, 2020

Top 10 .NET 5.0 new APIs

September 21, 2020 9 minutes read When a new major .NET version hits Release Candidate, it is time to use the NDepend code review changes capabilities to browse which new...
NDepend September 21, 2020