Category: Azure

Named Pipes and Azure App Services

Azure App Service Benjamin Perkins

According to this “Operating system functionality on Azure App Service” and my interpretation, it means if you attempt to use named pipes (*)(*) for anything other than inter-process communications (*) that it will not work. I was coding some stuff and was getting these errors: SqlException: A network-related or instance-specific error occurred while establishing a […]

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System.Diagnostics.Trace Application Logging Log Stream on Azure App Service Function App

Debugging Benjamin Perkins

Here is what I wanted to do. Add some code like this to my ASP.NET application. using System.Diagnostics; … System.Diagnostics.Trace.WriteLine(“System.Diagnostics.Trace.WriteLine() in the Page_Load method”); Trace.Write(“Trace.Write() in the Page_Load method”); System.Diagnostics.Trace.TraceError(“System.Diagnostics.Trace.TraceError() in the Page_Load method”); System.Diagnostics.Trace.TraceWarning(“System.Diagnostics.Trace.TraceWarning() in the Page_Load method”); System.Diagnostics.Trace        .TraceInformation(“System.Diagnostics.Trace.TraceInformation() in the Page_Load method”); Then I wanted to write those logs out to […]

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Create an Azure Key Vault and Secret

Azure Benjamin Perkins

Storing, for example, a database connection string which include server name, user id and password in source code or in a configuration file is what is called ‘password leaking’.  That means that anyone who has access to application source code can search through and get access to the database, because the information required to connect […]

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Azure Function 400 Bad Request

Azure Functions Benjamin Perkins

I was writing these articles and received this error when calling my Azure Function: [Info] The following Exception happened: Response status code does not indicate success: 400 (Bad Request). Create an Azure Key Vault secret Using Managed Service Identity MSI with and Azure App Service or an Azure Function How to connect to a database […]

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