Retry Policies with Polly

I originally set out to write about Polly. Then I started reading their documentation. I quickly realised that I couldn't write anything as detailed and accurate as they already had available. So instead, I'm going to give more of a super high level, with links to relevant reading. You can…

Clean Startup in your AspNetCore

I want to talk about this point made about Keeping a Clean Startup.cs in Asp.Net Core by K. Scott Alan. Mostly I want to agree and elaborate on it. (Warning! I used the British English customised below. If this doesn't match your sensibilities, just use customize instead.) The…

.Net Core SDK 2.* Series - Self-contained Applications

This is a series on the latest 2.* .Net Core bits, Following on from the original .Net Core Series Getting Started What's in the box Using Multiple Projects Testing NuGet Multi-targeting Publishing Portable Applications Self-contained Applications <=(We are here) (At the time of writing, 2.1.4. I use…

.Net Core SDK 2.* Series - Publishing Portable Applications

This is a series on the latest 2.* .Net Core bits, Following on from the original .Net Core Series Getting Started What's in the box Using Multiple Projects Testing NuGet Multi-targeting Publishing Portable Applications <=(We are here) Self-contained Applications (At the time of writing, 2.1.4. I use…

.Net Core SDK 2.* Series - Multi-targeting

This is a series on the latest 2.* .Net Core bits, Following on from the original .Net Core Series Getting Started What's in the box Using Multiple Projects Testing NuGet Multi-targeting <=(We are here) Publishing Portable Applications Self-contained Applications (At the time of writing, 2.1.4. I use…