I have an Alexa Skill for a personal project that utilizes azure functions for its backend. I had started dabbling into blazor wasm and wanted to try connecting an alexa skill to it with account linking functionality. I found a sample public repo which utilizes Identity server for managing users, so it was a perfect test bed for alexa account linking functionality. I faced some issues while doing that. I jotted down the steps which finally made it work and added them into a sample repository as…
I tried Dapper it was fun to use. It is pretty powerful. I now wanted to try entityframework-core. In Dapper, I did everything in database first. Now I wanted to do everything in code first. I’ve used entityframework earlier in my previous jobs so have an understanding how it works but there is always something new to learn.
I was trying blazor with Grpc-web in .net core and wanted it to work with a postgres sample table. I was feeling lazy and did not want to create a DTO object in between. This attempt to save time became a time waster very fast. :)