CLR Via C#

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Microsoft Press, 2006 - Computers - 693 pages
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Dig deep and master the intricacies of the common language runtime (CLR) and the .NET Framework. Written by a highly regarded programming expert and consultant to the Microsoft .NET team, this guide is ideal for developers building any kind of application--including Microsoft ASP.NET, Windows Forms, Microsoft SQL Server, Web services, and console applications. You'll get hands-on instruction and extensive code C# code samples to help you tackle the tough topics and develop high-performance applications.

Discover how to:

  • Build, deploy, administer, and version applications, components, and shared assemblies
  • Design types using constants, fields, constructors, methods, properties, and events
  • Work effectively with the CLR's special types including enumerators, arrays, and strings
  • Declare, create, and use delegates to expose callback functions
  • Define and employ re-usable algorithms with interfaces and generics

  • Define, use, and detect custom attributes
  • Use exception handling to build robust, reliable, and security-enhanced components
  • Manage memory automatically with the garbage collector and work with native resources
  • Apply CLR Hosting, AppDomains, assembly loading, and reflection to build dynamically extensible applications

PLUS--Get code samples on the Web

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Review: CLR via C# (Developer Reference)

User Review  - Tugberk Ugurlu - Goodreads

you're not a C# dev till you read this book. It's amazing how well-structured the samples are. Highly recommended. Read full review

Review: CLR via C# (Pro-Developer)

User Review  - Lachezar Tsonov - Goodreads

Awesome book. Didn't understand half of it in enough depth, but that is because I am a newbie. Would definitely recommend to any .NET developer. Read full review

About the author (2006)

Jeffrey Richter is a cofounder of Wintellect ( training, debugging, and consulting firm dedicated to helping companies build better software faster. He is the author of the previous editions of this book, Windows via C/C++, and several other Windows®-related programming books. Jeffrey has been consulting with the Microsoft® .NET Framework team since October 1999.

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