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NancyFx is a great alternative to ASP.NET if you want to make elegant little web apis like this:

public class SampleModule : Nancy.NancyModule

{

    public SampleModule()

    {

        Get["/"] = _ => "Hello World!";

    }

}

However, it may be that you want a routing style - the way you define your routes - that is like NancyFx BUT you want to use ASP.NET. Botwin is a library that lets you do just that. They say:

This is not a framework, it simply builds on top of Microsoft.AspNetCore.Routing allowing you to have more elegant routing rather than have attribute routing, convention routing, ASP.Net Controllers or IRouteBuilder extensions.

You can plug Botwin into your existing ASP.NET Core application, or you can even add a basic started Botwin app to "dotnet new" like this:

C:\botwinexample> dotnet new -i BotwinTemplate

C:\botwinexample> dotnet new botwin -n MyBotwinApp

C:\botwinexample> dir
/11/2017  10:14 PM               284 HomeModule.cs
/11/2017  10:14 PM               470 MyBotwinApp.csproj
/11/2017  10:14 PM               421 Program.cs
/11/2017  10:14 PM               408 Startup.cs
 File(s)          1,583 bytes     

You add Botwin as a service to your ASP.NET Core app:

public class Startup

{
    public void ConfigureServices(IServiceCollection services)
    {
        services.AddBotwin();
    }
        
    public void Configure(IApplicationBuilder app)
    {
        app.UseBotwin();
    }

}

And then add 'Modules' like this:

namespace MyBotwinApp
{
    using Botwin;
    using Microsoft.AspNetCore.Http;
    public class HomeModule : BotwinModule
    {
        public HomeModule()
        {
            Get("/", async(req, res, routeData) => await res.WriteAsync("Hello from Botwin!"));
        }
    }
}

That's a hello world. Let's try something more interesting. You can have Before and After hooks like this :

public class HooksModule : BotwinModule

{

    public HooksModule()

    {

        this.Before = async (ctx) =>

        {

            ctx.Response.StatusCode = 402;

            await ctx.Response.WriteAsync("Pay up you filthy animal");

            return false;

        };



        this.Get("/hooks", async (req, res, routeData) => await res.WriteAsync("Can't catch me here"));



        this.After = async (ctx) => await ctx.Response.WriteAsync("Don't forget you owe me big bucks!");

    }

}

Here's a more complex example. See how they do a BindAndValidate in the Post() where they check for a valid Actor before working with it.

public class ActorsModule : BotwinModule

{

    public ActorsModule(IActorProvider actorProvider)

    {

    this.Get("/actors", async (req, res, routeData) =>

    {

        var people = actorProvider.Get();

        await res.AsJson(people);

    });



    this.Get("/actors/{id:int}", async (req, res, routeData) =>

    {

        var person = actorProvider.Get(routeData.As<int>("id"));

        await res.Negotiate(person);

    });



    this.Put("/actors/{id:int}", async (req, res, routeData) =>

    {

        var result = req.BindAndValidate<Actor>();



        if (!result.ValidationResult.IsValid)

        {

            res.StatusCode = 422;

            await res.Negotiate(result.ValidationResult.GetFormattedErrors());

            return;

        }



        //Update the user in your database



        res.StatusCode = 204;

    });



    this.Post("/actors", async (req, res, routeData) =>

    {

        var result = req.BindAndValidate<Actor>();



        if (!result.ValidationResult.IsValid)

        {

            res.StatusCode = 422;

            await res.Negotiate(result.ValidationResult.GetFormattedErrors());

            return;

        }



        //Save the user in your database

        res.StatusCode = 201;

        await res.Negotiate(result.Data);

    });

}

What do you think about the choices you have with ASP.NET Core? Some people feel like the amount of plugability is overwhelming, but I find the flexibility heartening. Go check out Botwin and, hopefully, help out and contribute to open source!


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