ASP.NET Core 1.0 NuGet packaging

By now I would hope that everyone is familiar with NuGet, but in case you’ve been living under a rock.

NuGet is the package manager for the Microsoft development platform including .NET. The NuGet client tools provide the ability to produce and consume packages. The NuGet Gallery is the central package repository used by all package authors and consumers.

There are numerous reasons to utilize package managers for development, some of the most obvious reasons are as follows: Continue reading “ASP.NET Core 1.0 NuGet packaging”

git alias

If you’re not using git as your source controller, you’re missing out.

Git is a free and open source distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency.

I have been using it for several years now and always seem to learn new things about it. I have been familiar with its concept of “aliases”, but I’ve never actually taken the time to use them. As part of the workflow for the project I’m on, I end-up with a lot of feature branches left to rot in my fork¬†—¬†they sit there after they have been pulled into master via a pull request and corresponding merge. Continue reading “git alias”