Use MediatR with FluentValidation in the ASP.Net Core pipeline

What is is? For a while I am using MediatR to handle messages in my ASP.Net Core applications. (New to the Mediator design pattern, refactoring.guru has an exelent article about it)These messages (i.e. of type IRequest) need to be validated before the Handler processes them.In order to have this done, Fluent Validation is used and[…]

Resizing photos on a multicore environment

What is it? A while ago I created a simple application to reduce the size of images as I wanted more and more of them stored on my mobile phonehttps://timdows.com/projects/resizing-photos-to-have-them-all-on-your-32gb-storage-phone/ Using this application again, I wanted it to be running in dotnet core, but the System.Drawing library is not yet available on the dotnet core[…]