Hello again! Now let’s talk about Ghost.exe.
As you may be aware – OWIN can be thought of as a port of Rack or WSGI specification to .NET, and Gate can be thought of as a reference implementation the of Rack utility and middleware library.
If you’ve used Rack then you’re probably familiar with the rackup executable. It provides a way to load a web site and run it on a web server that doesn’t provide it’s own executable. That is more or less the role Ghost.exe plays in the overall OWIN/Gate suite.
By now you’re thinking, “That’s awesome, stop typing and tell me how to get some of that!” and the easiest way is with Chocolatey – a nuget-based software distribution mechanism. The easiest way to get Chocolatey is from the VS Package Manager Console.
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