Rider 2020.1 Is Released!
Hello everyone, We’ve published Rider 2020.1 today! Let’s talk about the most important updates we have for you in this release. The backend runs on .NET Core runtime Finally, the backend runs on .NET Core runtime by default on macOS and Linux, instead of the Mono runtime. Moving to .NET Core runtime delivers noticeable performance improvements, a lower memory footprint, and multithreaded NuGet restore. (more…)
What’s New in dotTrace 2019.3
The 2019.3 release brings a lot of good news for dotTrace users, especially for those who want to profile their apps on macOS and Linux: First of all, the dotTrace command-line profiler is available for both Linux and macOS. Second, we're adding support for .NET Core on these systems. The third cool thing is about the Timeline Viewer: we're introducing the flame graph to the call tree to make it easier to analyze. Now, let's proceed to the details! (more…)
AndroidManifest.xml, Logcat and Android Profiling – Xamarin Android in Rider 2019.1
This is the second post looking at the updated features in Rider 2019.1 for Xamarin Android. In the previous post, we covered Xamarin Android Visual Designer and Layout Inspector. In this post, we will cover several new UI-based development features for the Android flavor of Xamarin. We will look at working with the AndroidManifest.xml file, the Logcat Tool Window, Android Profiler, and more. We are very excited to be bringing these to everyone to have the best experience developing Xamarin projects. (more…)
Xamarin Android Visual Designer and Layout Inspector in Rider 2019.1
We have added a number of features for Xamarin Android in Rider 2019.1. It is now easier than ever to install required SDK's to build Xamarin Android apps. This latest release also brings additional UI-based development features for the Android flavor of Xamarin: the AXML Visual Designer helps us design our app, the Layout Inspector helps us visualize structure, and the Theme Editor can be used to visually update the app theme and branding. We are very excited to be bringing these to everyone to have the best experience developing Xamarin projects! (more…)