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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 26 May 2020 12:00

Optimizing RavenDB by adding Thread.Sleep(5)Subscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....This post is here because we recently had to add this code to RavenDB:Yes, we added a sleep to RavenDB, and we did it to increase performance. The story started out with a reported performance regression. On a previous version of RavenDB, the user..."
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Optimizing RavenDB by adding Thread.Sleep(5)
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Rick Strahl | Rick Strahl's Web Log | 26 May 2020 04:54

Fixing Adsense Injecting 'height: auto !important' into scrolled ContainersSubscribe to Rick Strahl's Web Log

Rick Strahl writes "....Ran into an AdSense problem today with one of my older Web sites. On this Message Board site I maintain, content is split into two split containers that span the height of the page and provide their own customized scrollbars for each 'pane'. It's..."
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Fixing Adsense Injecting 'height: auto !important' into scrolled Containers
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 25 May 2020 12:00

Webinar recording: Event sourcing and RavenDBSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....The recording for my webinar about event sourcing and RavenDB is up. Let me know what you think about the techniques outlined there. If you have a topic you think would be interesting to have a webinar on, let me know, I’m looking for more things to..."
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Webinar recording: Event sourcing and RavenDB
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 22 May 2020 12:00

RavenDB Cloud API and other updatesSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....The RavenDB Cloud team has been silently working on a whole bunch of features. Many of them are backend features that as a user, you don’t really care about. But we finally got around to unveiling a lot of the stuff that is customer facing.RavenDB..."
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RavenDB Cloud API and other updates
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 20 May 2020 12:00

RavenDB Counters & Time series chapter is ready for reviewSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....I’ve started the work to update the Inside RavenDB book to version 5.0, covering all the new things that happened in RavenDB since the 4.0 release.I have just completed a major milestone, I finished the chapter discussing time series and counters,..."
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RavenDB Counters & Time series chapter is ready for review
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Rick Strahl | Rick Strahl's Web Log | 19 May 2020 21:24

Using WSL to Launch Several Bash Command from an ApplicationSubscribe to Rick Strahl's Web Log

Rick Strahl writes "....I just spent way too much time trying to figure out a way on how to launch the Windows Subsystem for Linux to run a server script from a full framework desktop application and I want to share some of the pain with this so hopefully you won't have..."
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Using WSL to Launch Several Bash Command from an Application
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 18 May 2020 16:28

Webinar tomorrow - Event Sourcing in C# with RavenDBSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....I’m going to be talking about event sourcing in RavenDB tomorrow. The registration link and full details are here."
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Scott Hanselman | Scott Hanselman's Blog | 14 May 2020 23:12

Review of the Surface Book 3 for DevelopersSubscribe to Scott Hanselman's Blog

Scott Hanselman writes "....I was offered a Surface Book 3 to use as a loaner over the the last 5 weeks. I did a short video teaser on Twitter where I beat on the device with a pretty ridiculous benchmark - running Visual Studio 2019 while running Gears of War and Ubuntu under..."
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Review of the Surface Book 3 for Developers
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Steve Smith | ardalis | 13 May 2020 12:38

Never use the same value for two IDs (or other values) in your testsSubscribe to ardalis

Steve Smith writes "....When you’re writing automated tests, whether you’re following TDD or not, you want to avoid the possibility of testing the wrong thing. This is surprisingly easy to do if you’re not careful, I can say from personal experience! One..."
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 13 May 2020 12:00

Complex data analysis with RavenDBSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....The task today is to do some fraud detection. We have a set of a few million records of transactions, each one of them looking like this:We want to check a new transaction against the history of data for this particular customer. The problem is that..."
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Complex data analysis with RavenDB
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Oren Eini is a senior developer / architect, focusing on architecture, data access and best practices. Most often, he is working on building complex business systems using .Net 2.0, NHibernate and Castle's Frameworks, providing training and guidance for the use of Object Relational Mapping, Inversion of Control, Domain Driven Design and other exciting topics. Oren is an active member in several leading Open Source projects, including (but not limited :-) ) NHibernate, Castle and Rhino Mocks.

Jeff Atwood (codinghorror)

Jeff Atwood (codinghorror) Sometimes people ask me why I'm not on Facebook or G+. I was already an AOL user once, why would I do that again? http://t.co/ncbuusrx 2784 days ago from web


Jeff Atwood (codinghorror)

Jeff Atwood (codinghorror) @fmanjoo no child, even my own, is enough to get me on Facebook. I'll go to my grave without an account. I'm Just Not That Into Zuckerberg. 2784 days ago from web


Jeff Atwood (codinghorror)

Jeff Atwood (codinghorror) @fmanjoo I don't have a Facebook account, no plans to start one. Or G+ for that matter. But, I do watch TV! Well, downloaded TV. Sort of. 2784 days ago from web


Jeff Atwood (codinghorror)

Jeff Atwood (codinghorror) @fmanjoo looks like "log in - Facebook" to me 2784 days ago from web


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) Julia Gillard's Speech Over Opposition's Sexism, Misogyny: http://t.co/696ULgfy via @youtube 2784 days ago from Tweet Button


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) Ha! http://t.co/ofThpizS 2785 days ago from TweetDeck


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) @wwahammy This is as if Creative Commons was preventing you from using Photoshop. 2785 days ago from TweetDeck


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) @wwahammy http://t.co/9Sf85PXD "CAD files must be provided, it must use formats unencumbered by closed licenses" 2785 days ago from TweetDeck


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) @wwahammy It's the case with lots of things the FSF does. I appreciate some of what they do for freedom of speech but man they're extreme. 2785 days ago from TweetDeck


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) @wwahammy It's according to http://t.co/QAdf1k2y 2785 days ago from TweetDeck