Swagger is a simple yet powerful representation of your RESTful API. Once integrated with WEB API, it becomes easy to test the API without using any third-party tool. In this post, we will see how to add Swagger to ASP.NET Core Web API.
Many websites use index.htm(l) or default.htm(l) as their startup page as its easy to remember but ASP.NET Core by default doesn’t use any of them as startup file. To use them, you have to configure couple of things. So in this post, let’s see how to make index.html as startup file in ASP.NET Core.
One of the new feature of EF Core is, Entity Framework Core InMemory provider. It’s a new db Provider which holds everything in memory. There is no database written to disk. This is useful for unit testing entity framework DB operations as InMemory storage behaves same as the actual database storage. So you don’t have to connect and query to actual database. So in this post, let’s see how to configure and use Entity Framework Core InMemory provider with an ASP.NET Core Application.
Finally, ASP.NET Core is out and there is lots of excitement among developers. As you might be knowing ASP.NET Core is completely a new framework and will definitely require some learning. In this post I will take you through about how to install ASP.NET Core along with tooling and then creating your first .NET Core application and ASP.NET Core application using dotnet cli tool. (more…)