Once, I was needed to have a simple endpoint in which I can send any request in test purposes. Just a simple web service that eats a request, no matter what HTTP method and route are used.
Fortunately, Microsoft did a great job making ASP.NET Core as flexible as possible, so the solution turned up quite short and simple.
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My new article about product versions was published. Feel free to read. It explains different kinds of versions, and approaches how to use and implement them. Additionally, my own experience of implementing versioning in my current project.
Just posted a new article on Binary-Studio Blog about new feature of C# 7.0 syntax – pattern matching.
Here is my updated list of the essential Visual Studio 2017 addons for a comfort productive work. Here is the link to the previous list.
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Here is a simple implementation of the shared Logger (based on NLog) that can be easily included into any solution with minimum configuration.
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I’d like to introduce a library for accessing app settings in the App.config and Web.config. Unlike standard
ConfigurationManager, ConfigEx additionally allows reading configs of other assemblies used in the project. Moreover, it is strongly typed, has a mechanism of settings overriding and allows apply automatic conversion of values.
Continue reading ConfigEx 2.1.0
Have you ever had a task to read and deserialize a large XML file? Like 500 MB, that is impossible just to read to the end and parse. I’ve faced such problem having an XML that looks like the following:
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<record id="0" Text="Some text for record 0" />
<record id="1" Text="Some text for record 1" />
<record id="2" Text="Some text for record 2" />
<record id="3" Text="Some text for record 3" />
<record id="1000000" Text="Some text for record 1000000" />
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