Assembly metadata is stored in Manifest. Manifest contains metadata which describes the following things -:
- Version of assembly.
- Security identity.
- Scope of the assembly.
- Resolve references to resources and classes.
The assembly manifest is stored in the DLL itself.
Storing version information of an assembly: –
Version information is stored in assembly inside the manifest.
Is versioning applicable to private assemblies: –
Yes, versioning is applicable to private assemblies also.
See .NET interview questions video on checking assembly manifest for supported CLR version: –