EfCore.TestSupport 3.2.0

.NET Standard 2.0
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dotnet add package EfCore.TestSupport --version 3.2.0
NuGet\Install-Package EfCore.TestSupport -Version 3.2.0
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="EfCore.TestSupport" Version="3.2.0" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add EfCore.TestSupport --version 3.2.0
#r "nuget: EfCore.TestSupport, 3.2.0"
#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 EfCore.TestSupport as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=EfCore.TestSupport&version=3.2.0

// Install EfCore.TestSupport as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=EfCore.TestSupport&version=3.2.0


This git repo contains the source of the EfCore.TestSupport library, and various tests to check the EfCore.TestSupport NuGet package.
See Release Notes for information on changes.

This project is open-source (MIT licence) and works for EF Core 2.1 (netstandard2.0) and EF Core 3 (netstandard2.1).


The NuGet package EfCore.TestSupport is a netstandard2.0 library containing methods to help you unit test applications that use Entity Framework Core for database access. This readme defines the various groups, with links to the documentation in the EfCore.TestSupport wiki.

NOTE: The techniques are explained in much more details in chapter 15 of the book Entity Framework in Action.

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This library provides extra authorization and multi-tenant features to an ASP.NET Core application.
A library to help you quickly code CRUD accesses for a web/mobile/desktop application using EF Core.
Supporting repo to go with book "Entity Framework Core in Action", second edition
Version 2 of example application to go with articles on feature and data authorization
Example code for Authorization articles
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- New Feature: (only EF Core 3): The extension methods that create options for In-memory sqlite options and SQL Server options now have an optional parameter that allows you to add extra options to the DbContextOptionsBuilder
     - New Feature: TimeThings has version that returns the result of the timing.
     - Issue 32: Missing primary key in database causes a exception.