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Entity Framework Adapter for Casbin.NET

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Entity Framework Adapter for Casbin. With this library, Casbin can load policy from EF supported database or save policy to it.

This adapter is based on the EF-Core Adapter

The current version supported all databases which EF supported, there is a part list:

  • SQL Server 2012 onwards
  • SQLite 3.7 onwards
  • Azure Cosmos DB SQL API
  • PostgreSQL
  • MySQL, MariaDB
  • Oracle DB
  • Db2, Informix
  • And more...


dotnet add package Casbin.NET.Adapter.EF

Simple Example

using Casbin.NET.Adapter.EF;
using Microsoft.EntityFramework;
using NetCasbin;
namespace ConsoleAppExample
    public class Program
        public static void Main(string[] args)

            var dbConncetionString = "<ConnectionStringOfTheDB>";
            var context = new CasbinDbContext<Guid>(dbConncetionString);

            // Initialize a EF Core adapter and use it in a Casbin enforcer:
            var efCoreAdapter = new CasbinDbAdapter<Guid>(context);
            var e = new Enforcer("examples/rbac_model.conf", efCoreAdapter);

            // Load the policy from DB.

            // Check the permission.
            e.Enforce("alice", "data1", "read");
            // Modify the policy.
            // e.AddPolicy(...)
            // e.RemovePolicy(...)
            // Save the policy back to DB.

Getting Help


This project is under Apache 2.0 License. See the LICENSE file for the full license text.