.NET Core is a cross-platform, open-source, and modular .NET platform for creating modern web apps, microservices, libraries and console applications.

As of 4/23/2017, the latest version of dotnet core for Linux is version 1.0.1.

Run following commands in a shell to install dotnet core in Linux 16.04 LTS.

ssudo sh -c 'echo "deb [arch=amd64] https://apt-mo.trafficmanager.net/repos/dotnet-release/ xenial main" > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/dotnetdev.list'

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