An easy and reliable way to perform fire-and-forget, delayed and recurring long-running, short-running, CPU or I/O intensive tasks inside ASP.NET application. No Windows Service / Task Scheduler required. Even ASP.NET is not required.
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Adds a concept of thread safety to C# and VB so that most threading defects are detected at build-time or in a single-threaded test coverage.
Includes a deadlock detection policy and thread dispatching aspects. An official PostSharp pattern library.
Async synchronization primitives, async collections, TPL and dataflow extensions. The JoinableTaskFactory allows synchronously blocking the UI thread for async work. This package is applicable to any .NET application (not just Visual Studio).
Source code package. A class containing methods for synchronously waiting on a Task, preventing deadlocks due to the presence of a synchronization context. Useful as a temporary solution until you can flow async all the way through.