Alistair Chapman

Technical Architect and Information Security Engineer

A collection of my open-source and public software projects

Cake

Team member maintaining this cross platform build automation system with a C# DSL and integrations with the tools you already use.

Cake for Visual Studio

Full support for the Cake build tool in Visual Studio including Task Runner, syntax highlingting and project templates

Yeoman generator for Cake

Quickly bootstrap new Cake scripts, files and projects (including Frosting) using this generator for Yeoman

Cake.DocCreator

Cake addin for DocCreator to generate attractive HTML documentation from Markdown files powered by strapdown.js

Cake.Vagrant

Powerful Cake addin to initialise, create, control and manage Vagrant machines as part of your build script

Cake.AutoRest

Cake addin for generating client code from compatible API definitions (including Swagger), powered by Azure's AutoRest utility

Cake.NSwag

Cake addin for compiling client code and API definitions (including Swagger) using the NSwag toolchain

Cake.ViewCompiler

Very basic Cake addin for compiling CouchDB design documents from separate JS files

Cake.ServiceOrchestration

A simple blueprint and reference framework for deploying multi-instance services with Cake

Cake.Newman

Cake addin for running and testing Postman API Collections using the Newman CLI

Cake.EventLog

Basic Cake addin for reading, managing and writing to the Windows event log, including messages, logs and sources.

DynamicStore

DynamicStore is a dead-simple, lightweight data access library for .NET applications. It is designed to be lightweight, extensible, configurable and simple, taking the difficulty out of app data storage.

ClickTwice

Powerful suite of tools to take ClickOnce deployments to the next level, including a powerful publishing pipeline and extensible processing

WpfBrowser

A lightweight MVVM-compatible Web browser control including native Markdown rendering and extensible navigation

Nagios Graph Downloader

An old and awful utility to automatically download graphs from Nagios in bulk

Pi Frame

A half-baked Python project intended to configure Raspberry Pis for use as network-connected digital photo frames