Monthly Archives: June 2015

Using Elasticsearch Watcher to create data events in ASP.NET Core 1.0 MVC 6

This article shows how to setup Elasticsearch Watcher in Elasticsearch to call an MVC controller in an ASP.NET 5 application. The controller action method will handle these events in part 3 of this blog series. Code: https://github.com/damienbod/AspNet5Watcher 2015.09.20: Updated to ASP.NET Core 1.0 beta 7 2015.10.20: Updated to ASP.NET Core 1.0 beta 8 2015.11.18: Updated […]

An ASP.NET Core 1.0 AngularJS application with Elasticsearch, NEST and Watcher

This article shows how to create an Angular application using ASP.NET Core 1.0 which can create alarm documents in Elasticsearch using NEST. The repository layer uses the new configuration from the beta 6 version and also the built in DI from the ASP.NET Core 1.0 framework. The post is part 1 of a three part […]

Creating HTML themes in ASP.NET Core 1.0 using Sass

This article shows how to create HTML themes in an ASP.NET Core 1.0 angular application using Sass and grunt. The CSS themes are created using Sass, built using grunt-contrib-sass and compressed using grunt-contrib-cssmin. Angular is then used to switch the themes, using an input button. Code: https://github.com/damienbod/AspNet5ThemesSassGrunt 2016.07.01: Updated to ASP.NET Core 1.0 RTM 2016.05.16: […]

ASP.NET Core 1.0 MVC 6 Custom Protobuf Formatters

This article shows how to use and implement Protobuf as a custom InputFormatter and a custom OutputFormatter in MVC 6. Protobuf can then be used in the HTTP requests and responses for serialization. Before MVC 6, this was implemented in Web API using MediaFormatters. In MVC 6, this has been split into IInputFormatter and IOutputFormatter. […]