Entity Framework Core Scaffold-DbContext fails with more than one project

If you have more than one project in your solution, there is apparently an issue where running Scaffold-DbContext or Add-Migration for Entity Framework Core in the Package Manager Console will fail with the error: System.IO.FileNotFoundException: Could not load file or assembly ‘Microsoft.EntityFrameworkCore.Design, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=null’. The system Continue Reading →

ASP.NET app fails after updating System.IdentityModel.Tokens.Jwt to version 5

Every few months I run into this because I forget that version 5 of the Jwt token library introduces a breaking change that makes it incompatible with OWIN/Katana v3.x self hosted apps. So, by having forgotten and updating my nuget packages, my app starts failling Continue Reading →

Issue Referencing CDN Link On Chromebook

  I ran into a strange issue yesterday. On a web app I work on, it references the Font-Awesome resources via a link to their CDN location like so: <link type=”text/css” rel=”stylesheet” href=”https://maxcdn.bootstrapcdn.com/font-awesome/4.6.3/css/font-awesome.min.css” /> This is a normal, everyday link to a CSS file on a CDN network. And Continue Reading →

AngularJS: Using ng-repeat with orderBy and track by

Take the following piece of code: <div ng-repeat=”lGroup in lGroups track by $index | orderBy: ‘name'”> I spent the better part of an hour trying to figure out why the repeats were not sorting by name as they should do. The data was an array, the Continue Reading →