.Net Development on the M1 Mac

The state of .NET on Apple ARM64

dotnet myapp.dll
using System.Runtime.CompilerServices;using System.Security.Cryptography;for (int i = 0; i < 100_000_000; i++){    Consume(CryptoConfig.CreateFromName("RSA"));}[MethodImpl(MethodImplOptions.NoInlining)]static void Consume<T>(in T _) { }

IDE: Integrated Development Environment

Visual Studio for Mac

VS Code

JetBrains Rider

Virtualisation and Emulation: Windows on ARM





Windows on ARM


Running ARM-based Linux containers

Running x86-based Linux containers

docker run --platform linux/amd64 mysql/mysql-server:latest

Running Windows containers

Memory usage and Swap

In closing



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