Guy Barrette

Trainer at Azure Academy Canada and Azure MVP in Montreal, Canada

.NET Core on Docker Roadmap

Richard Lander, Program Manager on the .NET Team, has published a .NET Core on Docker roadmap.  Here are a few key points taken from his post: We are now hardening the runtime to make it container-aware and function efficiently in low-memory environments. With .NET Core 3.0, we found ways to s
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Error installing .NET Core SDK on Pop!_OS - Fixed

I got errors trying to install the .NET Core SDK on Pop!_OS.  Since this distro is based on Ubuntu, I followed the Ubuntu install steps but ran into an error running the install command. sudo apt-get install dotnet-sdk-2.2 The following packages have unmet dependencies: dotnet-sdk-2.2 : Depen
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SharePoint/Office365 Saturday Montréal 2019

Samedi le 11 mai, aura lieu l’événement Office 365 et Dynamics 365 de l’année à Montréal!  Une conférence d’une journée organisé en collaboration par : Le groupe d’usagers SharePoint Le groupe d’usagers Micro
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Global Azure Bootcamp Montreal - Demos and Labs

I had a blast speaking about containers at the Global Azure Bootcamp in Montreal on April 27, 2019.  If you didn't have a chance to attend the event, the content of the entire day is available on GitHub.  Thanks to Stéphane Lapointe, Alain Vézina, Dominique St-Amand and Migue
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Wrong user on GitHub commit

Today I learned that if the local Git email is set to a wrong email address and you commit, you may end up committing as not you on GitHub.  During a demo, I set my local Git email to me@gmail.com. git config --global user.email "me@gmail.com" Well, when doing a commit, it appeared to has been
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Running Azure CLI in Bash issue

When trying to use the Azure CLI in Bash, the az command wouldn't work so I had to use az.cmd instead.  One solution I found is taken from this StackOverflow question.  You simply need to create a symbolic link to az.cmd. mklink "%SYSTEMROOT%\az" "C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft SDKs\Azur
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AppDB Studio: new SQL Management Studio extension

Yesterday at the Montreal Data Platform user group, Etienne Thouin launched and presented a brand new product called AppDB.Studio 2019.  It's an extension to Microsoft's SQL Server Management Studio that helps DBAs and developers create and maintain databases by generating clean T-SQL code acco
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Visual Studio Talk Show: Azure Durable Functions

Nous discutons des Azure Durables Functions avec Maxime Rouiller, Cloud Developer Advocate chez Microsoft.  Les fonctions durables sont une extension des fonctions Azure qui permettent de garder état dans un environnement serverless. Bio anglaise:I've been in the tech industry since the
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Cloud Explorer for VS 2017 Failed to update

I got bitten by a bug trying to install the latest version of the Cloud Explorer for Visual Studio 2017. Here's how to fix this: Click on the View Install log link to open the installer's log file Open the file in Notepad and search for CloudExplorer Locate the line that says failed
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Visual Studio Talk Show: Azure Pipelines

Nous discutons avec Etienne Tremblay de Azure Pipelines, un service complet d'intégration continue et de déploiement continue (CI/CD). Azure Pipelines permet de déployer vers vos serveurs internes ou vers le cloud de votre choix (Azure, Amazon, Google ou autres). Etienne poss&eg
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