Configuration and Customization
This chapter deals with configuring some of the features of ASP.NET Web API, as well as improving its processing pipeline with a number of convenient customizations. In the recipes that you will find in this chapter, I will address and deal with several common roadblocks that you might encounter when building a custom Web API solution.
In this chapter you will learn how to do the following:
- Apply rate limiting in ASP.NET Web API (Recipe 5-1)
- Configure support for controllers from external assemblies (Recipe 5-2)
- Apply controller-specific HttpConfiguration (Recipe 5-3)
- Validate requests with action filters, ...