Thanks for using Syncfusion products.
Query 1: What are the steps to port the application (SF controls web app based on EntityFramework, Identity Membership and MS Sql, now installed on the linux Box) and How could I upgrade to the next version of SF controls.
We have provided Asp.Net Core RC2 support in the version Volume 2,2016 release which is expected to be roll out at the end of this week. So we have provided the below sample with Asp.Net Core RC2 with nugget package and the same can be downloaded from the following link,
Please copy the below Nuget package in the mentioned location,
Query 2: Is this basic copy and paste or do you have helper to migrate. Are there any special items I need to watch out for and Since IIS is absent there, how would I host and manage.
Please refer to the below general link for hosting in Linux,
For hosting MVC sample in Linux refer the above link.
Query 3: During compile, what target platform should I check
You can set target platform as “Asp.Net 4.5.2” or higher.