Attention: The maintenance guideline that this introduction is describing has been deprecated from October 25, 2020. We've switched to a newly-proposed Topic-Based Maintenance Guidelines. Before we update this document, you could refer to that document instead, or stay tuned.
This policy covers .NET packages in AOSC OS, like
mono, which are maintained by Microsoft and the .NET community1,2.
.NET Core has 2 release types.
stable: Latest LTS release
testing: Latest Current release
Mono has 2 release channels.
stable: Latest Visual Studio release
testing: Latest Stable release
F# + Mono
F# + Mono is published from F# Software Foundation's repo.
stable: Latest release
NuGet + Mono
NuGet has many distribution versions available.
stable: Latest recommended release