Category: Coding

A Few Python Insights

I run a Raspberry Pi on my home network for three reasons: To have a local DNS (dnsmasq) so I don’t have to remember or look up numeric IP addresses

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sudo’ng Pycharm

I recently had occasion to write a simple python (3) script under debian buster with JetBrains’ Pycharm. The script rewrites protected system files so it needs sudo privileges…which turned out

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Configuring DbContexts

One of the things I find confusing about developing Entity Framework Core libraries is that using fluent-style configuration quickly leads to a gigantic override of the DbContext.OnModelCreating() method (I prefer

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AspNet Core Shared Settings

Sometimes there are app settings which you need to share across multiple projects within the same Visual Studio solution (e.g., database connections). You can always keep multiple appsettings.json files synchronized…but

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