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Dotnet development

Offline buildpack for Cloud Foundry

This post is a combination of information available elsewhere (links are included) and can be used to get you’re own offline buildpack on Cloud Foundry. Prerequisites install go (https://ahmadawais.com/install-go-lang-on-macos-with-homebrew/) Dotnet-core buildpack Instructions on https://github.com/cloudfoundry/dotnet-core-buildpack/tree/v2.0.1 Warning! buildpack is 841MB. Now you … Continue reading

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Deploy your first dotnet core app to Cloud Foundry

After installing Cloud Foundry it is time to deploy your first dotnet core app. Make sure you’re using the right framework/sdk version. If the version is not supported by Cloud Foundry you’ll get logging like below You can force the … Continue reading

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Install Cloud Foundry on macOS with Virtualbox

We’re investigating Cloud Foundry for our PAAS solution. At home I’ve installed it on my mac with virtualbox. This post is a combination of information available elsewhere (links are included) and can be used to get you’re own local Cloud … Continue reading

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Performance boost Neo4J ORM

We’ve created our own (very) simple ORM for saving data in Neo4J. Performance was not relevant until loading a weekly batch took about 8 days. After some tweaks we manage to load the data in just over one day. (29 … Continue reading

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Invoke-Webrequest UnauthorizedAccessException

Today I got an UnauthorizedAccessException when running the following script in powershell There was no logging on the webserver, there was no access-denied message, there was no traffic at all. What happend? Turns out the problem was the file (data.json) … Continue reading

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Load environment variables in dotnet Core 1.1 hosted in IIS

On our webserver we plan to move configuration to environment variables. We can set those environment variables in our Powershell Dsc script. But the website does not pick up the environment variables. There is an issue on github (#1864) that … Continue reading

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Seq dashboard

We’re using seq for logging the completion of an import. To monitor the progress of importing a lot of file we’ve created a dashboard in seq. The log entries are identified by having a property (uuid) and a date / … Continue reading

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