mark jourdan shares his love for technology, beer, bourbon, building things and sometimes just sharing an adventure

guest on sipping social podcast

i was recently invited to be a guest on the sipping social podcast

Microsoft.EntityFrameworkCore - 'database operation expected to affect 1 row(s) but actually affected 0 row(s)' error

when the primary key is a string, setting the 'DatabaseGeneratedOption.Identity' as a no-no

quick and dirty row to comma separated list

you no longer need Excel to comma deliminate your row based list from SQL

azure scheduled jobs

my experience scheduling a job to call an api in azure

migrate to azure data factory version 2

i recently migrated my clash of clans daily export from the data factory to data factory version 2. here was my experience

another trip to Kentucky

recently hit the road and took a trip back down to the bourbon trail. i found a few treasures along the way.

why i love tag helpers

tag helpers were introduced in core which enable server-side code to participate in creating and rendering html elements in razor files.

GIT Merge Strategy

what do all these merge strategies mean

creating environments and variables using Insomnia REST client

testing api's has never been easier across many environments

pihole multi VLAN setup

have multiple vlans? how to configure pi-hole to properly return the device name in this sort of setup