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IdentityServer 4 + asp.net core 2 = Take 2

For the last year, I have been trying (off and on) to get up and running with an identity solution.  Since the main server technology I use is asp.net core, Identity Server is a natural choice.  Since I don’t want … Continue reading

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Crosswords for Coders

When coding, I typically have a purpose – usually a project surrounding my Fpnotebook site.  But projects with a purpose often drag on, hit frustrating road blocks and often lack a firm endpoint.  As much as I like writing code, … Continue reading

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Asp.Net Core + Angular 2/4: Saga Continues

Dedicated time to code is limited.  Each month, I try to find blocks of programming time between emergency shifts, and after completing fpnotebook.com content updates. This past year I was also distracted by the Microsoft Data Science curriculum. Coding projects … Continue reading

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Cryptic Errors in Angular + Asp.Net Core

This is more a note to self, but might help others. My current application set-up is: asp.net core backend with web api angular cli frontend Build the frontend (ng build) generates output into the wwwroot folder of the backend/asp.net project. … Continue reading

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Asp.Net Core Testing Repositories and Mocking EF

I wasted the better part of the day implementing simple tests.   Even the most mundane, basic steps that have typically taken no time, were prolonged.  I remember an automated tool inside Visual Studio in 2010 or so, when you … Continue reading

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Angular 2/4 Dynamic Content Woes

I have been working for sometime on an angular version of my fpnotebook.com website. I migrated from an Angular 1 version  to an Angular 2 (late beta) version.  I have been setting up a backend using asp.net core, and thought I would … Continue reading

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angular spa, asp.net core and authentication – Part 2, Authenticating with MVC

In Part 1, I discussed my rationale for the following set-up using asp.net core MVC for authentication for an  angular single page application (SPA) frontend and an asp.net core backend.  In this post, I’m going to build on concepts from Michel … Continue reading

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