Why do ServiceStack examples usually have a function definition of "object Any"

I notice most if not all ServiceStack example have services of this form: `public object Any(Request request) { }` Even if the function is always returning an integer. Why declare the function as `pub...

19 Jan at 05:7

ServiceStack Timeout - ASP.NET executionTimeout

I'm using ServiceStack's JsonServiceClient but I've seen that despite setting the client timeout, the HTTP call still goes wrong after a certain period of time. I fixed this by setting the executionTi...

12 Jan at 17:31

How to set up Basic Authentication with sessionId in ASP.NET Core MVC?

I have an ASP.NET Core MVC application in the front-end and I have a back-end service which is built with ServiceStack. This service has BasicAuth, which requires to send encrypted username+password a...

StackTrace inside an Exception in .Net Xamarin

Inside my .Net Xamarin app, I don't get a stack trace with this code: ``` new Exception().StackTrace ``` Why not, and how can I get it? If I call the following code, I get a `stackTrace` with one fr...

Non-existent table when RegisterTable | PocoDynaamo c#

I am trying to use PocoDynamo query for my dynamoDb. When I used POCO, I have non-existent table error. ``` var db = new PocoDynamo(dynamoDBClient); db.RegisterTable<Table>(); ``` I have faced this ...

30 Dec at 10:44

Columns Physical Order in OrmLite

regards everybody: I have a data model for example: ``` [Alias("log")] public class Log { [AutoIncrement] [PrimaryKey] [Alias("id")] public int Id { get; set; }...

23 Dec at 00:46

Why does db.select<T> is so slow when the model inherits from AuditBase?

I can observe that fetching all records from a small table (100 records) can take 1600 miliseconds, even using a ":memory:" SQLite database. This happens when the model inherits from `AuditBase`; oth...

20 Dec at 05:18

How to override password verification in ServiceStack?

I have some people who login through standard ServiceStack authentication and some people whose passwords need to be compared to Active Directory. They use the same `CredentialsAuthProvider` and I wan...

10 Dec at 08:9

How to call ServiceStack AutoQuery from AspNetCore HostedService

So I understands that ServiceStack is a different framework to AspNetcore, let's say a loyalty system where a user choose some criteria in filtering some customers using ServiceStack Autoquery, system...

Can I export service constants via "x typescript" command?

I have a search service and I would like the "default search query" constant to be exported to typescript for use in some clients. I have the following line in my .cs DTO `public string DefaultQuery {...

27 Nov at 21:35

ServiceStack: Generate OpenAPI spec without creating the Service implementation classes

ServiceStack has support for OpenAPI and can generate an OpenAPI spec. However, for APIs/endpoints to be generated in the spec, it is not enough to specify the API details using the Route attributes a...

28 Nov at 09:41

How to make Servicestack serialize an implicit string overload the way I want it to?

I have a small class which I am using to make sure the strings sent and received by a service remain URL safe without additional encoding (see below). Ideally I would like to just apply this type to m...

22 Nov at 23:3

Filtering AutoQuery Results to Only Display Table Rows that Match Data in the Users Session

I'm working on a project that want's to control data access in a multi-tenant system. I've got a table set up which has a row on it that says what tenant the object applies to. Let's call this propert...

What are the advantages of using `lock` over `SemaphoreSlim`?

I'm late to the party, but I recently learned about [`SemaphoreSlim`][1]: I used to use [`lock`][2] for synchronous locking, and a `busy` boolean for asynchronous locking. Now I just use `SemaphoreSli...

Why is the Enumerable.Any(Func<TSource, bool> predicate) slow compared to a foreach with an if statement when searching a List<T>

Something has piqued my curiosity recently.. is the `Enumerable.Any(Func<TSource, bool> predicate)` method than manual foreach, I've been messing with some benchmarks and thought of this. I'm check...

27 Nov at 17:4

Use AuthFeature but disable SessionFeature?

I have a ServiceStack service that is always sent a JWT every request, so it seems to me that I do not need a persistent session whatsoever. How can I disable the SessionFeature yet keep the JwtAuthPr...

18 Nov at 01:33

Why does Microsoft have both Avalonia UI and .NET MAUI?

.Net Conf is currently underway and I learnt about something called Avalonia UI. (I use .NET MAUI) After doing some research, Avalonia UI was primarily a desktop UI framework that now supports Android...

5 May at 14:55

Could not load file or assembly 'System.Runtime, Version=7.0.0.0...' - After installing .NET Core 7 'dotnet watch run' not working

After the .Net 7.0 update, when I use `dotnet watch run` I get this error: > Unhandled exception. System.IO.FileNotFoundException: Could not load file or assembly 'System.Runtime, Version=7.0.0.0, Cul...

21 Nov at 11:6

SDK Resolver Failure - Net 7 - Net 6

Just downloaded and installed SDK Net 7.0.100 and it broke existing applications and they won't load any more in VS 2022 or Rider. Copied the follwing error: ``` error : SDK Resolver Failure: "The SD...

Why does sending via a UdpClient cause subsequent receiving to fail?

I'm trying to create a UDP server which can send messages to all the clients that send messages to it. The real situation is a little more complex, but it's simplest to imagine it as a chat server: ev...

7 Nov at 11:50

How to obtain progress feedback on long running async API calls in ServiceStack

We make several long-running, async, API calls using the Jsonclient to a ServiceStack host. These calls perform a number of closely linked tasks. I would like to obtain some feedback as to the curre...

29 Oct at 02:56

How do you access the user's bearer token in a ServiceStack service?

I have a ServiceStack service which is receiving a bearer token, the bearer token then needs to be passed onto Microsoft Graph for additional API calls from the server side What is the best way to acc...

27 Oct at 22:21

How does a Span survive garbage collection?

I'm pretty convinced that creating a Span from an array doesn't fix (in the sense of the `fixed` keyword) the underlying array, otherwise there wouldn't be a need for `Span.GetPinnableReference` and s...

12 May at 04:18

ServiceStack external dependency with ILogger dependency

I have a ServiceStack host which depends on an external class which has a constructor of the form ``` public class MyClass(ILogger<MyClass) {} ``` but when I call ``` container.AddSingleton<ISearchEn...

18 Oct at 00:11

Does ServiceStack.RabbitMq support creating Quorum queues?

RabbitMQ allows for ['Quorum Queues'](https://www.rabbitmq.com/quorum-queues.html#feature-comparison). As far as I have read in the documentation, 'quorum' queues allow queues to be replicated on all ...