Create Your First Arcus Web API Project
First, install the template from NuGet:
> dotnet new --install Arcus.Templates.WebApi
When installed, the template can be created with shortname:
> dotnet new arcus-webapi --name Arcus.Demo.WebAPI
Creates a starter web API project with by default configured:
- Provides basic health endpoint with ASP.NET Core health checks with OpenAPI support.
- Docker building file.
- Default console logger.
And additional features available with options:
false): includes a
appsettings.jsonfile to the web API project.
false): excludes the capability to correlate between HTTP requests/responses from the API project.
false): exclude the ASP.NET OpenAPI docs generation and UI from API project.
Console: no extra logging mechanism except for the default console logging will be added to the web API project.
Serilog: adds Serilog as logging mechanism with request logging, default enrichers (version, application, and correlation when appropriate), sinking to Application Insights to the web API project.
As part of this template the following HTTP header(s) are removed for security sake:
Serverheader * Provides information concerning the Web API runtime