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Dear people who know far more about .NET than I do:
is it POSSIBLE for me to work on my Mac laptop or am I going to have to use Windows? End goal is .NET Core on Linux, no Windows in sight if we can manage it.

Shove me gently in the right direction. ty.

@ceejbot

.NET Core is completely multiplatform and can work with it in Windows, Mac and Linux.

Being specific about the Mac tooling: There exists Visual Studio for Mac https://visualstudio.microsoft.com/es/vs/mac/

If you don't want something that heavy/complicated/featureful, there's VS Code, which also integrates well in the .NET Core ecosystem.

VS Code and many other editors use OmniSharp under the hood for .NET Core integration. You can see here a glimpse of the available integrations for it: http://www.omnisharp.net/#integrations
@ceejbot

All this is assuming that what you want to do doesn't depend on a Windows-only lib like WinForms or something like that.

If your target is backend development for web or CLI tooling, you'll be good without needing a Windows machine at all.
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