Are we really doing Continuous Integration?

Preamble After seeing some recent tweets and blog posts by Martin Fowler and Kief Morris on the topics of Continuous Integration, Pull request reviews and branching and how we may not be doing it quite right at least internally within an organization(references below), led me … “Are we really doing Continuous Integration?”

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Adding resilience to my http calls using Polly

As I am building out my MyReverie(https://github.com/andrewcahill/myreverie) project in GitHub, I wanted to add some resilience to my http calls. I had heard of the Polly framework that made doing this extremely easily. Polly is an open source framework that provides resilience capabilities on transient … “Adding resilience to my http calls using Polly”

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Using .Net Core 2.2 in Azure DevOps

I recently had to restore and build a project in AzureDevOps that turned out to be currently not supported. Resulting in the error message below: “The current .NET SDK does not support targeting .NET Core 2.2. Either target .NET Core 2.1 or lower, or use … “Using .Net Core 2.2 in Azure DevOps”

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My Git Command Line Toolbelt

Overview Lately I have been getting a little more familiar with the Git command line and I have to say I am liking it. The reason why I had stayed away from it until now was that I found the GUI(SourceTree in my case) to … “My Git Command Line Toolbelt”

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.Net Conf 2018

Hi, I wanted to be able to help share the awesome upcoming .Net Conf 2018 with you, below you will be able to find the live-stream as well as on-demand content afterwards. For more information on the event please check out DotNetConf Enjoy!

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Adding Tiered Compilation in .Net Core 2.1

One of the many great features of .Net Core is its performance, which it certainly excels at. A few weeks back I seen a new performance feature, well preview feature in .Net Core 2.1 – called “Tiered compilation”. What is it Well you could say … “Adding Tiered Compilation in .Net Core 2.1”

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Integration Testing an Asp.Net Core Web API with xUnit.net

Summary In this post I would like to show you how to go about adding Integration tests to your Asp.Net Core Web API project using Xunit.net. Pre-requisites Asp.Net Core SDK and Runtime installed Why I would want to add Integration testing to my Web API … “Integration Testing an Asp.Net Core Web API with xUnit.net”

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My Reverie

MyReverie is a new simple side project I am working on. The idea is to build a goal tracking solution and be able to set target dates and milestone markers against those goals to track progress. I will routinely push new updates to the GitHub … “My Reverie”

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