Angelo Polotto

Mobile developer that loves scientific computing, ethical hacking, docker, hipster technologies and open source community.

Asp Net Core Globalization

ASP.NET is an amazing tool but always surprises me making things that should be easy, hard ones. Globalization of ASP.NET Core 2.2 is one of them. After research the official docs a lot, I found my self in a dead end street. The same feeling was when I tried search something on Stack Overflow, basically all the solutions proposed didn鈥檛 work. Luckily, I found and github issue thread about globalization of ASP....

October 27, 2021 路 2 min 路 Polotto

Docker sandbox for application behavior analysis

Recently, I faced the problem: analyse the network requests and disk access of a JAR package. I tried to search for some ready to use solution, but I couldn鈥檛 find anything more simple than to run a Docker container. So, my first thought was: set up a container with a network and file monitor and then start the JAR inside. After some problems and lack of tutorials I found a good solution, that鈥檚 not only solved my problem but can be used to solve other problems with the same nature: monitor the behavior of some application inside a container....

May 7, 2021 路 4 min 路 Polotto

The amazing Git Archive

I鈥檝e been using git for 5 years and this tool always surprises me. I faced a problem this week that seems simple but require a lot effort to execute using only the commands ZIP or TAR: Create a TAR archive of the project excluding all the files and folders included in the gitignore file. I tried only with the TAR command but my .gitigore was massive. After some research, I found the following example that uses git archive command to compress the project excluding the content of gitignore (this post):...

May 6, 2021 路 1 min 路 Polotto

Starting a blog

Hello there! I鈥檓 starting this blog with the objective to archive my daily discovery related to programming and computers. I hope this can be useful for other people with the same interests. Let鈥檚 get started!!!

May 5, 2021 路 1 min 路 Polotto