Month: September 2018

CI / CD Pipeline – Part 1

Most of the code that I publish here on CODEGATOR is packaged up as NUGET packages. That’s because NUGET packages are easy to build, easy to publish, easy to download, and the Package Manager takes care of little things like […]

Temporary File Stream

Photo by Dil Assi on Unsplash One of the tools I use for generating temporary files is a class I wrote about eight years ago called TempFileStream. The class combines several useful aspects of working with temporary files, including: (1) code to generate […]

Mixed Base Formatter

Photo by Ales Nesetril on Unsplash Introduction The .NET framework provides a variety of options for converting objects, enums and structs into string representations. The trusty ToString method is always handy and, of course, there are plenty of variants that allow for the […]

Plugin – part 3

Review Last time I covered the internals of the CG.Plugin.FileSystem NUGET package, which contains a loader strategy for the CG.Plugin NUGET package. This time I’ll cover another loader strategy, this time one from the CG.Plugin.Reflection package. That package uses reflection […]

Plugin – part 2

Review Last time I covered the internals of the CG.Plugin NUGET package, which contains a plugin mechanism for .NET applications. In that article I left out the implementation of the loader strategies, which is the code that loads the command […]