Here are the steps I followed to get an ASP.NET Core project upgraded from an RC1 with some RC2 beta bits up to RTM. This project is a full framework project without cross-platform capability. It uses Bower, NPM, and Gulp. I started the process by creating a scaffolded new project and based the upgrade on that. I […]
While running Visual Studio 2015 RC (VS2015) you may encounter an error when referencing the EntityFramework Nuget package (at least on v6.1.3) stating the following:
Exception calling "CreateInstanceFrom" with "8" argument(s):
"Invalid directory on URL."
At ~\packages\EntityFramework.6.1.3\tools\EntityFramework.psm1:815 char:5
+ CategoryInfo : NotSpecified: (:) , MethodInvocationException
+ FullyQualifiedErrorId : ArgumentException
The error specifically occurs when running Update-Database from within the Package Manager or when using Package Manager Console. The issue arises from within the EntityFramework module file (EntityFramework.psm1). The specific […]