Archive for the ‘programming’ Category

Setting up a CI server a daunting task at first

September 22, 2008

Now I’ve been wanting to setup a Continous Integration server for my project for a long time.  My co-worker was helping me out with it, but then he moved to a different company.  I sort of gave up on it at the time mainly because I was the only one working on the code.  But thought I’d give it another shot this last weekend when I was in training.

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Passing LINQ thru the wire . .a bad idea

September 22, 2008

I was in .NET training this week.  It was taught by DevelopMentor and as usual the training was really good.  It’s my second class with them and they have really knowledgeable instructors.

An interesting question was brought up when we were learning about LINQ.  A few students were really disappointed in the fact that you weren’t able to pass LINQ thru across the wire to the webserver, to have the ORM setup and run the query for you.  Sounds like a decent idea, the client constructs the LINQ and allows the server to run it, returning an object back.  You have one generic function on the server that runs your LINQ.

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