Docker containers on Windows Server 2016 with Containers: HNS failed with error: Unspecified error

As already stated in Docker Containers on Windows 10: HNS failed with error: unspecified error, there are some issues with Docker on Windows machines. I went away from using Windows 10 as the host machine for Containerization with Docker, it didn’t look very stable and for a productive system it anyway is not …




Docker containers on Windows 10: HNS failed with error : Unspecified error

I did start to work with Docker Containers on my Windows 10 machine. This is actually my development machine. It was quite a challenge to containerize some piece of legacy software. It has a desktop frontend and quite some limitations regarding performance, scalability, data management, monitoring. You may name even more. …




Azure Functions Dependency Injection: Autofac On Functions nuget Package

When starting to play around with Azure Functions, the lack of dependency injection support was pretty annoying. To overcome that issue I created a small library, Autofac On Functions, based on Azure Functions 1.x. Unfortunately it is not possible to generate a nuget package from these sources. Azure On Function with nuget package …




Predefined type “System.Void” is not defined or imported – Visual Studio builds fine but screws up everything in text editors

Hitting the phenomen Recently I went to a different machine. My company allowed for newer faster machines. Perfect to set up everything again and clean up. I needed to open an older project that I had been working on two months before. This is an asp.net core 1.1.2 solution that works …




Azure Function Dependency Injection with AutoFac: Autofac on Functions

Autofac on Azure Functions. Azure still keeps evoling a lot. The next new and hot thing is Azure Functions. What makes Azure Function attractive? In the past six months I did have a look onto Azure Functions more often, but was on one hand pretty busy with a move to a …




GetDependsOnNetStandard task failed unexpectedly – Nuget Package Manager Visual Studio 2017 Magic.

Yesterday I got a message from a collegue of mine that building a solution with Visual Studio failed ungracefully. He directly got the sources from git freshly, there was no interaction by him. I checked my last commits and couldn’t see anything that was wrong. So I just got all the sources …




Bad Image Exception on Azure Service Fabric Unit Tests

I just experienced this System.BadImageFormatException. Could not load file or assembly ‘System.Fabric, Version=5.0.0.0, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=31bf3856ad364e35’ or one of its dependencies. An attempt was made to load a program with an incorrect format. The unit test shall test a Azure Service Bus connection. Yes, sure it is a unit test and the …