DevMavens

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n.  A person who has special knowledge or experience;
an expert.

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n.  An expert developer with great influence.

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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 16 May 2024 12:00

My calendar is full 10 years from nowSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....Take a look at this wonderful example of foresightedness (or hubris).In a little over ten years, Let’s Encrypt root certificates are going to expire. There are already established procedures for how to handle this from other Certificate..."
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My calendar is full 10 years from now
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 14 May 2024 12:00

Modeling: Date vs. DateTimeSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....I got a really interesting comment on a blog post talking about query optimization. The context was that working with dates makes it much easier for a query engine than working with date & time on millisecond granularity. You can read the..."
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Modeling: Date vs. DateTime
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 07 May 2024 12:00

Corax Query Plan visualizationSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....Corax is the new indexing and querying engine in RavenDB, which recently came out with RavenDB 6.0. Our focus when building Corax was on one thing, performance. I did a full talk explaining how it works from the inside out, available here as..."
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Corax Query Plan visualization
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Rick Strahl | Rick Strahl's Web Log | 04 May 2024 06:53

Speed up your Start Menu by disabling Web SearchSubscribe to Rick Strahl's Web Log

Rick Strahl writes "....I ran into a great tip yesterday on X, that is too good not to pass on: Holy hannah! Disabling web search on the start menu makes it so much faster and effective. No lag at all anymore!..."
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Speed up your Start Menu by disabling Web Search
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 03 May 2024 12:00

Deniable EncryptionSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....I ran into an interesting Reddit comment about deniable encryption and decided to spend an evening playing with it. The concept is that we have a way to encrypt a message in such a way that we can provide a key that would reveal a..."
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Deniable Encryption
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Rick Strahl | Rick Strahl's Web Log | 29 Apr 2024 01:06

ASP.NET Core Module with Shadow Copy Not Starting: Separate your Shadow Copy Folders!Subscribe to Rick Strahl's Web Log

Rick Strahl writes "....I recently ran into a problem with random failures of my ASP.NET Core Web application on IIS where I would get the dreaded ACNM Error Page (ASP.NET Core Module): This is on what used to a be a stable app that's been running without issues for a..."
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ASP.NET Core Module with Shadow Copy Not Starting: Separate your Shadow Copy Folders!
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Scott Hanselman | Scott Hanselman's Blog | 25 Apr 2024 16:46

Open Sourcing DOS 4Subscribe to Scott Hanselman's Blog

Scott Hanselman writes "....See the canonical version of this blog post at the Microsoft Open Source Blog! Ten years ago, Microsoft released the source for MS-DOS 1.25 and 2.0 to the Computer History Museum, and then later republished them for reference purposes. This code..."
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Open Sourcing DOS 4
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 19 Apr 2024 12:00

CollabTalk Podcast | Episode 123 with Oren Eini–Building a business with Open Source foundationsSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....For Episode 123 of the CollabTalk Podcast, we explored the pivotal role of community in shaping businesses, discussing my guest’s founding of his company and the strategies for building and nurturing open-source communities. We covered the symbiosis..."
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CollabTalk Podcast | Episode 123 with Oren Eini–Building a business with Open Source foundations
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 04 Apr 2024 12:00

Vacations, leaky abstractions, and modeling concerns, oh my!Subscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....Our task today is to request (and obtain approval for) a vacation. But before we can make that request, we need to handle the challenge of building   the vacation requesting system. Along the way, I want to focus a little bit on how to deal..."
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Vacations, leaky abstractions, and modeling concerns, oh my!
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 28 Mar 2024 12:00

RavenDB’s storage engine: Voron–unlocking the secretSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....A couple of months ago I had the joy of giving an internal lecture to our developer group about Voron, RavenDB’s dedicated storage engine. In the lecture, I’m going over the design and implementation of our storage engine.If you ever had an interest..."
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RavenDB’s storage engine: Voron–unlocking the secret
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Featured Maven

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 4245 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. 4245 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. 4245 days ago from web


Jeff Atwood (codinghorror)

Jeff Atwood (codinghorror) @fmanjoo looks like "log in - Facebook" to me 4245 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 4245 days ago from Tweet Button


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) Ha! http://t.co/ofThpizS 4245 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. 4245 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" 4245 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. 4245 days ago from TweetDeck


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) @wwahammy It's according to http://t.co/QAdf1k2y 4245 days ago from TweetDeck