AutofacOnFunctions: version 1 released with .net framework support

Finally version 1 of AutofacOnFunctions is available! Find the code on github. Have a look onto newest nuget package. Have a look onto the archive to support former versions. Lots of changes Due to the ongoing development of Azure Functions, there had been a lot of changes to the code. Additionally, …




AutofacOnFunctions: Named services support, fixes for breaking changes

A new version of Azure Functions was just released, called 1.0.19. While there are quite some changes in this release, like the fact that Function Apps must have exactly one single language and WebJobs had been updated to 3.0.0-beta8, there are some breaking changes. For complete information about the changes see the announcement. …




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 …