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Topics: ASP.NET 2.0
Feb 25, 2015 at 11:43 AM
I have been trying to find the fields of the table and where the data stores but so far i have been unable to find it out and understand the whole project (

Can somebody please explain it and make me understand it briefly the way data flows and the way database connectivity works?

Thank You.
Feb 25, 2015 at 2:47 PM
Hi Aroranirav,
  1. BlogEngine.Net by Default runs on XML for data storage. So unless you install the Database set-up scripts you are not going to see any tables :)
XML files are stored in the

/app-Data/ Folder
  1. With XML or Database the connectivity is basically the same.
  2. Receive posts and settings from a data source.
  3. Save that to the application pool (In-Memory) App_Pool
  4. After first load, all other requests are coming from the App_Pool and not the data source until the App_Pool is reset.
Which occurs every 20-30 mins of Website inactivity.

Then it goes through the steps 1 and 2 again.

Is there something specific you want to know about?

Have a great day!

Brian Davis
Mar 9, 2015 at 10:44 AM
Edited Mar 9, 2015 at 10:45 AM
Thanks a lot for the reply but the problem is, I am a beginner and completely unknown to the xml database connectivity. I need to see all the tables inserted well and field names. I don't know how to set-up scripts for it. I want all this information as soon as possible...