Life's random bits By b1thunt3r (aka Ishan Jain)…

Category: Development

.NET Core Docker Images

.NET Core Docker Images

Since the release of .NET Core, it is almost a child's play to run .NET on other platform then Windows. With .NET Core one can officially target Windows, Linux and even macOS. But with docker you can run .NET Core on (almost) anything.
Talk: Open Source on Azure

Talk: Open Source on Azure

Today I had the honor to speak at the Azure Dublin meetup. I covered basics of why Azure is relevant when running anything other than Microsoft stack.
Run .NET Core on Ubuntu with Snap

Run .NET Core on Ubuntu with Snap

The other day I was playing around with .NET Core, I decided to provision a Ubuntu Server Core and play around with .NET Core on Ubuntu.
Docker: Getting Started

Docker: Getting Started

There are several ways to start using Docker. You can either install it on your local workstation or use one of several Cloud services to run Docker. There are even online courses of Docker that provides you with the while environment needed to learn and experiment with. For now I am only going to concentrate on installation on local workstations. These g...
Docker: Introduction

Docker: Introduction

Short answer: A tool that helps to maximize the utilization of system resources, by containing applications in their own environment.
Get the User Directory in C#

Get the User Directory in C#

Sometimes you just need to save some files to the user directory, and the path needs to be cross-platform.
Visual Studio as Daily Driver

Visual Studio as Daily Driver

As an ongoing effort, I wanted to have a more versatile/cross-platform development environment. And with VS Code released for all major platforms, I saw a good opportunity to maybe switch to an IDE that I could use on both Windows and Linux, and still be able to code C#.
JSend

JSend

It has something like five years when I started using JSON for communication. When I really understood what JSON really is, and how it can benefit me, it was hard for me not to understand why I didn't use it earlier. I guess it was at the same time as I started using JQuery, as JQuery did make life easier for working with AJAX and JSON.
Grant Administrator consent to Azure AD Application

Grant Administrator consent to Azure AD Application

As I discovered while developing a new application that needed to utilize Skype for Business Online API, that the application needs to have consent from an administrator in order to be able to authenticate the USER to use Skype for Business Online API.