Microsoft.AspNetCore.Server.Kestrel 2.2.0

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dotnet add package Microsoft.AspNetCore.Server.Kestrel --version 2.2.0                
NuGet\Install-Package Microsoft.AspNetCore.Server.Kestrel -Version 2.2.0                
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="Microsoft.AspNetCore.Server.Kestrel" Version="2.2.0" />                
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add Microsoft.AspNetCore.Server.Kestrel --version 2.2.0                
#r "nuget: Microsoft.AspNetCore.Server.Kestrel, 2.2.0"                
#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 Microsoft.AspNetCore.Server.Kestrel as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=Microsoft.AspNetCore.Server.Kestrel&version=2.2.0

// Install Microsoft.AspNetCore.Server.Kestrel as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=Microsoft.AspNetCore.Server.Kestrel&version=2.2.0                

ASP.NET Core Kestrel cross-platform web server.

This package was built from the source code at

Product Compatible and additional computed target framework versions.
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.NET Core netcoreapp2.0 was computed.  netcoreapp2.1 was computed.  netcoreapp2.2 was computed.  netcoreapp3.0 was computed.  netcoreapp3.1 was computed. 
.NET Standard netstandard2.0 is compatible.  netstandard2.1 was computed. 
.NET Framework net461 was computed.  net462 was computed.  net463 was computed.  net47 was computed.  net471 was computed.  net472 was computed.  net48 was computed.  net481 was computed. 
MonoAndroid monoandroid was computed. 
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MonoTouch monotouch was computed. 
Tizen tizen40 was computed.  tizen60 was computed. 
Xamarin.iOS xamarinios was computed. 
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This package provides AspNetCore Kestrel based communication listener for Service Fabric microservices.

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2.2.0 84,149,134 12/3/2018
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2.2.0-preview2-35157 30,979 9/12/2018
2.2.0-preview1-35029 13,004 8/22/2018
2.1.3 34,845,288 8/21/2018
2.1.2 6,277,453 7/10/2018
2.1.1 12,128,343 6/18/2018
2.1.0 5,569,412 5/29/2018
2.1.0-rc1-final 48,412 5/6/2018
2.1.0-preview2-final 38,650 4/10/2018
2.1.0-preview1-final 111,922 2/26/2018
2.0.4 2,778,549 7/10/2018
2.0.3 2,851,710 5/7/2018
2.0.2 5,956,975 3/13/2018
2.0.1 9,602,706 11/14/2017
2.0.0 14,810,804 8/11/2017
2.0.0-preview2-final 82,536 6/28/2017
2.0.0-preview1-final 50,712 5/10/2017
1.1.3 4,288,828 9/20/2017
1.1.2 3,360,494 5/9/2017
1.1.1 2,094,615 3/6/2017
1.1.0 2,190,468 11/16/2016
1.1.0-preview1-final 22,688 10/24/2016
1.0.6 11,736,052 11/14/2017
1.0.5 1,325,182 9/20/2017
1.0.4 1,798,128 5/9/2017
1.0.3 869,350 3/6/2017
1.0.2 3,330,172 12/12/2016
1.0.1 2,091,563 9/13/2016
1.0.0 5,607,039 6/27/2016
1.0.0-rc2-final 1,704,365 5/16/2016