• My Weather Station Atmo

    What is up? Why the New Weather stuff.  The Weather Snip above is from my real time Weather Station. The only thing is you have to do a refreash to se the latest update… I’ll have to think on that… Also I’ve added the Weather Station (Weather Underground) Widget to the side bar…. Fun Stuff.

  • Starting with SQL Console app

    Starting using VS 2017 console app:  A site to look at: https://ef.readthedocs.io/en/staging/platforms/full-dotnet/existing-db.html In console app… using the Package Manager Install-Package Microsoft.EntityFrameworkCore.SqlServer Install-Package Microsoft.EntityFrameworkCore.Tools Install-Package Microsoft.EntityFrameworkCore.SqlServer.Design Database 1st – Scaffold it… Scaffold-DbContext "Server=Orion;Database=ScottDB;Integrated Security=False; User ID=sa;Password=****" Microsoft.EntityFrameworkCore.SqlServer **Note nvarchar types have issues in the Entity definition, and regardless what the “InterTubes” say- .HasColumnType and .HasColumnSize – does NOT work. Sample Connect string Data Source=ORION;Initial Catalog=ScottDB;Integrated Security=False; User ID=sa;Password=********;Connect Timeout=30;Encrypt=False; TrustServerCertificate=True;ApplicationIntent=ReadWrite;MultiSubnetFailover=False Don’t forget Migrations. These can still be useful to keep your code and DB in sync. Add-Migration InitialMigration Update-Database [[-Migration] MigrationName]

  • The great Font post of posts

    We start wiith my Arial…. Changa, Ceviche One,  CedarVille, Caveat Brush, Caveat,  The Standard Fonts: andale mono, arial, arial black, book antiqua,  comic sans ms, courier new, georgia, helvetica, impact, Symbol (symbol),  tahoma, terminal, times new roman. trebuchet ms, vendana, WebDings (webdings),  Aajshie()43tcs(wingdings)  

  • Latest Open Writer setup

    So from here we see the use of Bodoni MT font. Not the most interesting of the posts, but it does have a spelling checker. Font Philosoper’s Stone Font Philosoper’s Stone Some more fonting and going. testing. Caesar Dressing  

  • Site updating.

    The site is almost finally coming together. I’ve been trying to get updates under control. It’s getting there slowly. Is this spelled right. WP Blogging is a complete system with lots of plugins.