FluentValidation 8.5.0-preview1

A validation library for .NET that uses a fluent interface to construct strongly-typed validation rules.

This is a prerelease version of FluentValidation.
There is a newer version of this package available.
See the version list below for details.
Install-Package FluentValidation -Version 8.5.0-preview1
dotnet add package FluentValidation --version 8.5.0-preview1
<PackageReference Include="FluentValidation" Version="8.5.0-preview1" />
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paket add FluentValidation --version 8.5.0-preview1
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Release Notes

FluentValidation 8 is a major release. Please read the upgrade notes at https://fluentvalidation.net/upgrading-to-8

Changes in 8.4.0:
* Added simplified version of several messages across all translations to aid with ASP.NET Clientside validation.
* New enum validator for string properties.

Changes in 8.3.0:
* Fix issue in ASP.NET Core integration with GetServiceProvider not working correctly when invoked against a CustomContext/MessageBuilderContext.
* Improved how LanguageStringSource works with error-code overrides.
* Fix thread-safety issue with use of PropertyValidatorOptions.Empty (now removed).
* Improved how calls to When/Unless are handled internally.
* DelegatingValidator is now marked as deprecated.
* Improvements to Croatian language translations.
* Improvements to Georgian language translations.
* Resolved subtle bug where top-level WhenAsync wouldn't work correctly when wrapping a top-level call to When.

Changes in 8.2.3:
* Fix issue in WebApi integration where DataAnnotations validators could generate duplicate messages when in the same project as FluentValidation.

Changes in 8.2.2:
* Fix FluentValidation.DependencyInjection package name.

Changes in 8.2.1:
* Resolved issue using InjectValidator with RuleForEach.
* Add support for a default IValidatorInterceptor to be registered with the ASP.NET Core Service Provider.

Changes in 8.2.0:
* Add extensions for injecting child validators using the ASP.NET Core Service Provider.
* Implement RuleFor(...).ForEach(...) as an alternative to RuleForEach.
* WithLocalizedMessage is deprecated. Use the overload of WithMessage that takes a Func instead.

Changes in 8.1.3:
* Resolved issue where clientside validation was incorrectly generating metadata for rules with shared conditions.
* ScalePrecisionValidator now has a public method in the fluent interface.
* Fix placeholder names in ScalePrecisionValidator for consistency.
* Updates to Portuguese (Brazil) translations.

Changes in 8.1.2:
* Fix issue where shared When/Unless conditions didn't execute correctly when used with RuleForEach.
       
Changes in 8.1.1:
* Added RuleSetsExecuted property on ValidationResult.
* Resolved issue introduced in 8.1 where the shared condition cache does not work correctly with RuleForEach (#970).

Changes in 8.1:
* Add format support in message placeholders.
* Added support for overriding indexers for collection rules.
* Allow error codes to be used to override localization key in the Language Manager.
* Additional error details are now shown in the ShouldNotHaveValidationErrorFor test extension.
* Conditions defined with root-level When/WhenAsync/Unless/UnlessAsync are now only executed once (instead of once for each rule).
* Support Otherwise method chained from root-level When/WhenAsync/Unless/UnlessAsync.
* Minor wording changes to default English error messages.
* Japanese translation of the default error messages.
* Added Skip property to MVC5's CustomizeValidatorAttribute for parity with AspNetCore and WebApi.
* Remove type constraint on the OverridePropertyName overload that takes an expression.

Added Skip property to MVC5's CustomizeValidatorAttribute to bring parity with AspNetCore and WebApi integration.
Changes in 8.0:
* Support validating only specific properties by path.
* Added OnFailure method
* Deprecated RuleFor(..).SetCollectionValidator in favour of RuleForEach(...).SetValidator
* IStringSource.GetString now takes a validation context instead of a model instance.
* Introduce PropertyValidatorOptions in order to clean up the IPropretyValidator interface.
* Moved the legacy ValidatorAttribute and AttributedValidatorFactory into a separate FluentValidation.Attributes package.
* Remove the pre-7.0 localization mechanism
* Remove the pre-7.0 methods for custom validation
* Removed many other deprecated methods

Full release notes can be found at https://github.com/JeremySkinner/FluentValidation/blob/master/Changelog.txt

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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
8.6.0 35,820 12/4/2019
8.5.1 263,616 11/2/2019
8.5.0 575,874 9/24/2019
8.5.0-preview5 25,782 9/1/2019
8.5.0-preview4 46,192 7/23/2019
8.5.0-preview3 23,930 7/10/2019
8.5.0-preview2 30,268 6/13/2019
8.5.0-preview1 33,038 5/10/2019
8.4.0 2,750,202 5/10/2019
8.3.0 314,447 4/24/2019
8.2.3 191,419 4/12/2019
8.2.2 300,910 4/5/2019
8.2.1 50,102 4/4/2019
8.2.0 305,320 3/26/2019
8.1.3 1,883,928 1/25/2019
8.1.2 789,729 12/18/2018
8.1.1 217,266 12/11/2018
8.1.0 148,582 12/6/2018
8.1.0-preview2 24,060 11/14/2018
8.1.0-preview1 23,939 10/14/2018
8.0.101 288,860 11/24/2018
8.0.100 1,447,025 9/4/2018
8.0.0 337,384 8/16/2018
8.0.0-rc1 32,720 7/24/2018
8.0.0-preview4 21,363 7/16/2018
8.0.0-preview3 20,270 7/13/2018
8.0.0-preview2 20,030 7/13/2018
7.6.105 261,044 8/11/2018
7.6.104 1,058,736 7/6/2018
7.6.103 478,460 6/16/2018
7.6.102 120,136 6/14/2018
7.6.101 43,448 6/13/2018
7.6.100 81,767 6/7/2018
7.6.0 187,189 6/1/2018
7.6.0-preview1 28,394 4/12/2018
7.5.2 1,354,239 3/16/2018
7.5.1 103,406 3/11/2018
7.5.0 354,414 2/26/2018
7.4.0 519,781 1/26/2018
7.3.4 429,741 1/2/2018
7.3.3 111,743 12/22/2017
7.3.2 37,937 12/21/2017
7.3.1 138,535 12/13/2017
7.3.0 27,503 12/13/2017
7.3.0-beta3 24,772 12/8/2017
7.3.0-beta2 33,506 11/20/2017
7.3.0-beta1 21,652 11/11/2017
7.2.1 1,075,576 10/24/2017
7.2.0 365,310 10/5/2017
7.2.0-beta3 36,958 9/5/2017
7.2.0-beta2 23,237 8/22/2017
7.2.0-beta1 20,276 8/19/2017
7.1.1 825,630 7/25/2017
7.1.0 271,636 6/28/2017
7.1.0-beta1 20,128 6/24/2017
7.0.3 205,441 6/7/2017
7.0.2 138,463 5/26/2017
7.0.1 53,732 5/23/2017
7.0.0 154,290 5/19/2017
7.0.0-beta3 23,922 5/1/2017
7.0.0-beta2 23,721 4/17/2017
7.0.0-beta1 21,248 4/7/2017
6.4.1 541,445 3/15/2017
6.4.1-beta1 21,003 3/13/2017
6.4.0 398,730 3/3/2017
6.4.0-rc4 141,714 2/13/2017
6.4.0-rc3 29,376 2/3/2017
6.4.0-rc2 36,194 1/30/2017
6.4.0-rc1 20,116 1/30/2017
6.4.0-beta9 73,312 11/21/2016
6.4.0-beta8 43,965 10/31/2016
6.4.0-beta7 20,582 10/28/2016
6.4.0-beta6 20,993 10/25/2016
6.4.0-beta5 20,706 10/24/2016
6.4.0-beta4 20,724 10/21/2016
6.4.0-beta3 60,856 7/4/2016
6.4.0-beta2 21,558 7/1/2016
6.4.0-beta10 19,974 1/30/2017
6.4.0-beta1 23,597 6/28/2016
6.3.4-alpha 162,619 6/1/2016
6.3.3-alpha 20,391 5/27/2016
6.2.1 1,824,921 2/26/2016
6.2.1-beta1 24,144 2/24/2016
6.2.0 58,743 2/22/2016
6.2.0-beta1 20,409 2/12/2016
6.1.0 209,742 1/18/2016
6.0.2 79,172 1/5/2016
6.0.1 30,897 1/5/2016
6.0.0 54,630 12/22/2015
5.6.2 668,113 5/29/2015
5.6.1 25,752 5/29/2015
5.5.0 492,370 10/31/2014
5.4.0 283,782 7/3/2014
5.3.0 69,660 5/27/2014
5.2.0 41,902 5/21/2014
5.1.0 292,923 3/11/2014
5.0.0.1 173,178 10/24/2013
4.0.0.1 142,248 7/18/2013
4.0.0 79,795 4/29/2013
3.4.6 193,345 8/30/2012
3.4.0 43,686 8/17/2012
3.3.1 38,849 3/30/2012
3.2.0 51,877 11/14/2011
3.1.0 45,830 7/30/2011
3.0.0.1 22,125 7/5/2011
3.0.0 23,401 6/25/2011
2.0.0 35,820 1/9/2011
1.3.0 37,300 1/7/2011
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