This article shows how Angular lazy loading can be supported using Webpack 2 for both JIT and AOT builds. The Webpack loader angular-router-loader from Brandon Roberts is used to implement this. A big thanks to Roberto Simonetti for his help in this. Code: VS2017 angular 4.x | VS2017 angular 2.x Blogs in this series: ASP.NET […]

This article shows how Angular SPA apps can be built using Visual Studio and ASP.NET Core which can be used in production. Lots of articles, blogs templates exist for ASP.NET Core and Angular but very few support Angular production builds. Although Angular is not so old, many different seeds and build templates already exist, so […]

This blog shows how to setup a basic ASP.NET Core 1.1 application using Visual studio 2017 and Docker. Code: https://github.com/damienbod/AspNetCoreVS2017Docker 2017.02.03 Updated to VS2017 RC3 msbuild3 This article from Swaminathan Vetri demonstates how to setup everything for an ASP.NET Core 1.0 application. Now the application needs to be updated to ASP.NET Core 1.1. Open the […]

This article shows how a client white-list could be implemented using ASP.NET Core middleware checking the Remote IP address of the request. If the client IP is on the white-list, no restrictions exist. Code: https://github.com/damienbod/ClientIpAspNetCoreIIS The middleware uses an admin white-list parameter from the constructor to compare with the remote ip address from the HttpContext […]

This article shows how Entity Framework Core messages can be logged, and compared using the SQL Profiler and also some of the cool new 1.1 features, but not all. All information can be found on the links at the bottom and especially the excellent docs for EF Core. Code: https://github.com/damienbod/EFCoreFeaturesAndDiag project.json with EF Core packages […]

This article is a simple guideline on how you could contribute to gitHub OSS projects using fork and upstream. This is not the only way to do it. git Extensions is used for this demo, but any git client can be used. In this example, aspnet/AspLabs from Microsoft is used as the target repository. So […]

This article shows how Identity can be extended and used together with IdentityServer4 to implement application specific requirements. The application allows users to register and can access the application for 7 days. After this, the user cannot log in. Any admin can activate or deactivate a user using a custom user management API. Extra properties […]