Ardalis.Specification 5.2.0

Install-Package Ardalis.Specification -Version 5.2.0
dotnet add package Ardalis.Specification --version 5.2.0
<PackageReference Include="Ardalis.Specification" Version="5.2.0" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add Ardalis.Specification --version 5.2.0
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#r "nuget: Ardalis.Specification, 5.2.0"
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive, C# scripting and .NET Interactive. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install Ardalis.Specification as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=Ardalis.Specification&version=5.2.0

// Install Ardalis.Specification as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=Ardalis.Specification&version=5.2.0
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A simple package with a base Specification class, for use in creating queries that work with Repository types.

  • .NETStandard 2.0

    • No dependencies.

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EF Core plugin package to Ardalis.Specification containing EF Core evaluator and abstract repository.


An SharedKernal packaged used as a sample in the DDD Fundamentals Pluralsight course by Julie Lerman and Steve Smith.


Build DDD domain layer in a simple way


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Clean Architecture Solution Template: A starting point for Clean Architecture with ASP.NET Core
Sample ASP.NET Core 5.0 reference application, powered by Microsoft, demonstrating a layered application architecture with monolithic deployment model. Download the eBook PDF from docs folder.
A starting point to build a web API to work with Azure Cosmos DB using ASP.NET Core and Azure Cosmos DB .NET SDK V3, based on Clean Architecture and repository design pattern. Partition key is also implemented through the repository pattern.
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5.2.0 30,595 9/7/2021
5.1.0 88,636 4/17/2021
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5.0.1-beta 164 3/1/2021
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1.0.1 773 2/13/2018
1.0.0 696 2/13/2018

Added ISingleResultSpecification generic interface.