Built a little NancyFX app for a customer where multiple browsers now are pulling the Nancy web app. This tunnels trough to the backend (which is not a regular database) and generates a little too much traffic for IT to be happy.
For a long term solution to this I’m leaning towards SignalR but I haven’t quite wrapped my head around it yet. So for a shorter term low effort fix I want to put in some caching in the Nancy-layer. After Googling around a bit I found Nancy.LightningCahce. Looks like a nice syntax with a AsCacheable extension method:
When adding Nancy.LightningCache to the solution and adding writing the code according to the Readme everything compiled fine but I got an exception runtime:
After digging a bit I remembered their last commit message on github: “updated to Nancy 0.17.1”. What version did I have? 0.16.0. So I updated to 0.17.1 and lo and behold; Bob is your uncle!