Catel 5.9+ will be debuggable via SourceLink

Great news! Starting with Catel 5.9.0-alpha.24 (available on MyGet), all the packages contain the following source control information:

  • Repository Url
  • Commit SHA

We also migrated the PDB file format to portable (full). This means that all debug information is now available and allows any user of Catel to step into the Catel source code.

Verifying the SourceLink information

To verify the SourceLink information, you can open the NuGet package using NuGet Package Explorer:


You can also optionally use SourceLink tools to verify the generated pdb files.

Enabling support for SourceLink in Visual Studio

To start using this feature, make sure to enable the following features in Visual Studio: