Castle.Windsor 5.0.0-beta001

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This is a prerelease version of Castle.Windsor.
There is a newer version of this package available.
See the version list below for details.
dotnet add package Castle.Windsor --version 5.0.0-beta001                
NuGet\Install-Package Castle.Windsor -Version 5.0.0-beta001                
This command is intended to be used within the Package Manager Console in Visual Studio, as it uses the NuGet module's version of Install-Package.
<PackageReference Include="Castle.Windsor" Version="5.0.0-beta001" />                
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add Castle.Windsor --version 5.0.0-beta001                
#r "nuget: Castle.Windsor, 5.0.0-beta001"                
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive and Polyglot Notebooks. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install Castle.Windsor as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=Castle.Windsor&version=5.0.0-beta001&prerelease

// Install Castle.Windsor as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=Castle.Windsor&version=5.0.0-beta001&prerelease                

Castle Windsor is best of breed, mature Inversion of Control container available for .NET.

Product Compatible and additional computed target framework versions.
.NET net5.0 was computed.  net5.0-windows was computed.  net6.0 was computed.  net6.0-android was computed.  net6.0-ios was computed.  net6.0-maccatalyst was computed.  net6.0-macos was computed.  net6.0-tvos was computed.  net6.0-windows was computed.  net7.0 was computed.  net7.0-android was computed.  net7.0-ios was computed.  net7.0-maccatalyst was computed.  net7.0-macos was computed.  net7.0-tvos was computed.  net7.0-windows was computed.  net8.0 was computed.  net8.0-android was computed.  net8.0-browser was computed.  net8.0-ios was computed.  net8.0-maccatalyst was computed.  net8.0-macos was computed.  net8.0-tvos was computed.  net8.0-windows was computed. 
.NET Core netcoreapp1.0 was computed.  netcoreapp1.1 was computed.  netcoreapp2.0 was computed.  netcoreapp2.1 was computed.  netcoreapp2.2 was computed.  netcoreapp3.0 was computed.  netcoreapp3.1 was computed. 
.NET Standard netstandard1.6 is compatible.  netstandard2.0 was computed.  netstandard2.1 was computed. 
.NET Framework net45 is compatible.  net451 was computed.  net452 was computed.  net46 was computed.  net461 was computed.  net462 was computed.  net463 was computed.  net47 was computed.  net471 was computed.  net472 was computed.  net48 was computed.  net481 was computed. 
MonoAndroid monoandroid was computed. 
MonoMac monomac was computed. 
MonoTouch monotouch was computed. 
Tizen tizen30 was computed.  tizen40 was computed.  tizen60 was computed. 
Xamarin.iOS xamarinios was computed. 
Xamarin.Mac xamarinmac was computed. 
Xamarin.TVOS xamarintvos was computed. 
Xamarin.WatchOS xamarinwatchos was computed. 
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NuGet packages (510)

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Castle Windsor logging facility lets you easily inject loggers into your components. It offers integration with most popular 3rd party logging frameworks like log4net, NLog and Serilog (see Castle Core docs).


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Provides a Castle Windsor container adapter for Rebus


Castle Windsor WCF Integration facility enables integration with Windows Communication Foundation. It makes services and WCF proxies available as services in your application, lets you use non-default constructor and inject dependencies into your services, adds ability to easily set up your services with extensions, call services asynchronously without needing to use code generation and much more.


Castle Windsor system web facility lets you easily add windsor to legacy aspnet web apps.

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5.1.1 8,662,949 12/8/2020
5.1.0 158,035 11/16/2020
5.1.0-beta001 612,321 6/17/2020
5.0.1 6,032,650 9/18/2019
5.0.0 4,297,242 2/12/2019
5.0.0-beta001 26,258 10/26/2018
4.1.1 6,818,279 10/14/2018
4.1.0 20,818,062 9/28/2017
4.0.0 1,982,163 7/12/2017
3.4.0 1,410,382 1/23/2017
3.3.0 5,619,833 5/18/2014
3.2.1 1,302,242 7/22/2013
3.2.0 829,556 2/16/2013
3.1.0 359,797 8/5/2012
3.1.0-RC 4,140 7/7/2012 298,790 12/14/2011 30,375 11/20/2011 129,049 9/3/2011
2.5.4 75,248 10/3/2011
2.5.3 141,143 9/3/2011
2.5.2 48,198 4/18/2011
2.5.1 235,706 1/7/2011
2.1.1 35,574 1/7/2011
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