Monthly Archives: June 2011

Pablo’s Fiesta 2011

In case you haven’t seen John’s posts about Pablo’s Fiesta,  I suggest you check them out. That’s right, Los Techies is having the 2nd annual “Pablo’s Fiesta” open spaces conference in Austin, TX over the weekend September 30, October 1 … Continue reading 

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Cool stuff in FubuMVC No. 1: Behaviors

This is the first post of the FubuMVC series mentioned in the Introduction post. Perhaps the coolest thing about FubuMVC (and I’m not kidding when I say there’s a lot of cool stuff) is the behavior model. This fundamental concept … Continue reading 

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Cool stuff in FubuCore No. 9: Stringification

This is the ninth post of the FubuCore series mentioned in the Introduction post. It’s a funny title, but it captures the point perfectly.  What do you do when you have something (a domain entity or model object of some … Continue reading 

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Convention over lots of code

I’m in the middle of writing my last FubuCore series post before I proceed to the FubuMVC series of posts.   The post is called “Stringification” (String-eh-feh-k-shun) and it’s about using conventions to remove a lot of code that deals with … Continue reading 

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A Quick Follow-up on Model Binding in FubuCore

I wanted to make some quick follow-up points to my “Cool stuff in FubuCore No. 7: Model Binding” post: Joshua Flanagan pointed out that I had an error in my description of how the ExpandEnvironmentVariablesAttribute works.  I updated the post … Continue reading 

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Cool stuff in FubuCore No. 8: UrlContext

This is the eighth post of the FubuCore series mentioned in the Introduction post. You might be thinking to yourself, “Why is he doing a whole blog post on one class?” That’s because this little puppy, UrlContext, has done more … Continue reading 

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Cool stuff in FubuCore No. 7: Model Binding

This is the seventh post of the FubuCore series mentioned in the Introduction post. *UPDATE* – 10-JUN-2011 – I posted a follow-up to this post which explains more clearly the distinctions between ValueConverter, IPropertyBinder, and IModelBinder. *UPDATE* – 10-JUN-2011 – … Continue reading 

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Cool stuff in FubuCore No. 6: Command-line

This is the sixth post of the FubuCore series mentioned in the Introduction post. In the course of building the Fubu packaging infrastructure and later the deployment story, we had need for some command line apps to help automate some … Continue reading 

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Cool stuff in FubuCore No. 5: Easy Configuration

This is the fifth post of the FubuCore series mentioned in the Introduction post. In the whole history of FubuMVC, we’ve developed and innovated a bunch of cool stuff. Some of it can be complicated but has a big payoff.  … Continue reading 

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Cool stuff in FubuCore No. 4: Dependency Analysis with Directed Graph

This is the fourth post of the FubuCore series mentioned in the Introduction post. There are several places in the Fubu-related projects (FubuMVC, Bottles packaging/deployment, etc) that we need to work out a dependency tree.  This means, for a given … Continue reading 

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