Increase Docker speed on Windows by setting up Windows Subsystem for Linux 2

by Bjarte Aune Olsen

Tl;dr Increase Docker speed when developing on Linux containers in Windows by installing a preview version of Windows, installing WSL 2 and by using the Edge version of Docker. Running Ubuntu on Windows using Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL)When working with Docker, even in a Windows development environment,…

Create and deploy different configurations for different environments in .NET Core

by Bjarte Aune Olsen

I recently had an issue when I tried to deploy the correct configuration for a .NET Core application. I managed to mix up the environment names used in the application itself, in IIS and in Octopus Deploy. The result was that none of my configuration files worked as expected, with…

Build, test and deploy a dotnet core website using Cake, TeamCity and Octopus Deploy

by Bjarte Aune Olsen

I have just completed setting up a simple deploy pipeline for a dotnet core project where I use TeamCity to build the project and run xUnit tests and then Octopus Deploy to deploy…