Quick Tip: Maintaining .Net Core RC1 Project References in Azure

Sometimes you just have to stick with older code…

I ran into a problem a while back when deploying an application to Azure that was using the DNX / .Net Core RC1 Framework. I started seeing errors such as:

Unable to resolve dependency Microsoft.Extensions.Options 1.0.0-rc2-final

Similarly when I would attempt to compile I would see an error such as:

The dependency Microsoft.Extensions.Options 1.0.0 in project ZZZ does not support framework DNX,Version=v4.5.1.

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Bitcoin Alert – HashOcean: Diary of a Scam

Well, it’s been a week since I first reported the potential of HashOcean being a scam, and at this point I believe I can safely flag it as such. I was fortunate in that I had only invested a few dollars into the mining operation and had actually received a payout. What is more interesting though, is the crazy path of stories, sites, and information that has been passed around over the week. While I haven’t had the most in-depth recollection of what has transpired, here is what I’ve seen from my daily checkins on the issue over the course of a week.

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The Remodel

I’ve been a little quiet online this week since I’ve been working on remodeling the guest bathroom. There’s been a lot of learning, a few hiccups, and a LOT of hard work along the way. Here I thought my running made me tired. This stuff is wiping me out on a daily basis 8^D We’re excited for the final results, just need to keep making progress to get there! To those of you that do this kind of thing on a daily basis, I salute you!

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