Monthly Archives: April 2012

Custom errors and error detail policy in ASP.NET Web API

Today Kurt and I were attempting to debug an Web API service we had deployed to a remote machine. The service was returning 500 errors, and for various reasons, we couldn’t just try to do the requests from that deployed … Continue reading 

Posted in ASP.NET MVC, ASP.NET Web API | 15 Comments

ASP.NET Web API, MVC, ViewModels and Formatters

There are probably a few more terms I can throw in there, but over the past few days, I’ve been struggling to bridge the gap from how I build applications in ASP.NET MVC and how I see folks building them … Continue reading 

Posted in ASP.NET MVC, ASP.NET Web API | 28 Comments

Working with Forks on GitHub or CodePlex

So you want to contribute to a Git project on GitHub or CodePlex. The first thing you always do here is create a fork, which is easy enough: After you create your fork, you’ll likely then clone that forked repository … Continue reading 

Posted in git | 2 Comments