OdeToCode | 26 Nov 2013 10:12
Scott Allen writes "....David Starr and I are putting together a Development Practices and Craftsmanship track for the Agile 2014 conference. The conference is in Orlando next summer (July 28 – August 1). From David’s post on the subject: Both Scott and I want to bring..."
Read more » Agile 2014 Call For Papers
OdeToCode | 25 Nov 2013 09:12
Scott Allen writes "....This release of Visual Studio 2013 and ASP.NET features YAMF - yet another membership framework. The new features build on top of an assembly and NuGet package named Microsoft.AspNet.Identity.Core. The core identity abstractions are interface based..."
Read more » ASP.NET Core Identity
OdeToCode | 13 Nov 2013 09:12
Scott Allen writes "....Sometimes I’m not interested in what the OWIN pipeline is doing as a whole, but I’m trying to figure out what each piece of middleware is doing in the pipeline configured by someone else. This is useful, for example, when debugging which piece of..."
Read more » Shimming and Wrapping OWIN Middleware (Katana Part 5)
OdeToCode | 12 Nov 2013 09:12
Scott Allen writes "....Perhaps all you want to do with middleware is perform some simple logging for an HTTP request and response.
Here’s a class that can hold the options for which keys the application needs to log, and and an Action to encapsulate the logging..."
Read more » Simple Logging Middleware (Katana Part 4)
OdeToCode | 11 Nov 2013 09:12
Scott Allen writes "....Months ago I kicked off a series a posts about working with Katana and OWIN. Getting Started With OWIN and Katana Self Hosting WebAPI with Katana In those posts I mostly used helper methods provided by Katana packages to add functionality to..."
Read more » Writing OWIN Middleware
OdeToCode | 01 Oct 2013 09:12
Scott Allen writes "....My new C# Generics course on Pluralsight includes topics for everyone. For beginners: - Why generic types are useful. - A demonstration of all the concrete collection types in System.Collections.Generic - How to build basic generic types..."
Read more » New C# Generics Course
OdeToCode | 30 Sep 2013 09:12
Scott Allen writes "....JSON.NET has a simple and easy extensibility model, which is fortunate because I recently ran into problems serializing a collection of BsonDocument. The first problem with serializing a BsonDocument is how each document exposes public conversion..."
Read more » Custom Serialization with JSON.NET, WebAPI, and BsonDocument
OdeToCode | 11 Sep 2013 09:12
Scott Allen writes "....This plunkr demonstrates a few different scenarios and capabilities when moving data between a model and a directive. Like other places in Angular JS there are quite a number of different approaches that work, which grants a lot of flexibility but..."
Read more » Moving Data In An AngularJS Directive
OdeToCode | 10 Sep 2013 09:12
OdeToCode | 03 Sep 2013 09:12
.. and turn the statement into a data structure that describes the methods being invoked and the arguments for each method call...."