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the damn thing just seems to keep running even though I wrote a special "Stopper" application.
I find that incredibly annoying myself, even asked about it on the Q&A forums and got no answer.
From what I've learned, if it helps: a typical IIS application, the DLL's are shadow copied so you can update the master ones and IIS detects this and copies re-shadows the DLL's, all nice and seemless to the user experience on the browser.
ASP.NET Core applications aren't shadow copied, so IIS "locks" the DLL's regardless of whether there's any endpoint call currently being executed or not. The only solution I've found is to manually stop the associated application pool, do the update, and restart it.
And there seems to be no way to do that from the command line. Extremely frustrating.
I can't see why a person who writes more than one article a month should not have more than one article in the monthly popularity contest. OTOH, the hamsters appear to be obliging entities; if you wish an article to be removed from contention, I'm sure that they'd oblige.
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Actually we used to have categories like VB.NET, and Web Development. The rule was you could be nominated in two separate categories. Now we only have one category, so we only allow one author per competition.
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