If you've landed here, I can only assume you're like me and see packages as the highest form of sophistication in software development. In that same vein, I bet at some point in the past you've wished you could start applying DRY principles to your client-...
I've noticed in the Microsoft ecosystem has been the tendency for bad advice to
get really good play. Although I can
still point this out today, it's reassuring to see "New-Microsoft ca.
2014" moving to address it. But
just like my
post a while ...
Probably the first thing to be remarked when coming from any environment to .net is going to be the tightly integrated tooling. When I used to do PHP in the late 90s early 00s, it was pretty much whatever text editor I could get my hands on. There were som...
Set up the named pipe to be this in SQL Server Configuration Manager: `\\.\pipe\sql\query`
My last blog post was on building and publishing npm packages, specifically for typescript projects. In my opinion, packages are an important fundamental unit in software development. They sit at the confluence of technical competence and collaboration, and...
My wife likes to catch up on her Dragon's Den and it makes for pretty good background listening while I study in the next room. The episode she was watching tonight featured an app called musi made by some local Winnipeg talent. Cool, right?! Not quite. On...
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Vadim's Dev Blog: NHibernate unit of work in MVC using Ninject (part 2)
In part 1 I talked about a problematic NHibernate Unit of Work implementation that we had in our MVC application. In part 2 I will talk abou
Vadim's Dev Blog: NHibernate unit of work in MVC using Ninject (part 1)
We just released our third and (likely) final release of the application we've been working on for the last 11 months. During that time I've
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