Tiny Steps: Creating Fixie 2.0

With the recent release of .NET Core, it’s time to upgrade the Fixie test framework. Fixie needs to support the new project structure, tooling, and cross-platform behavior introduced by .NET Core: not only should developers of this project benefit from … Continue reading 

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Integrating AutoMapper with ASP.NET Core DI

Part of the release of ASP.NET Core is a new DI framework that’s completely integrated with the ASP.NET pipeline. Previous ASP.NET frameworks either had no DI or used service location in various formats to resolve dependencies. One of the nice … Continue reading 

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MediatR Extensions for Microsoft Dependency Injection Released

To help those building applications using the new Microsoft DI libraries (used in Orleans, ASP.NET Core, etc.), I pushed out a helper package to register all of your MediatR handlers into the container. MediatR.Extensions.Microsoft.DependencyInjection To use, just add the AddMediatR … Continue reading 

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HtmlTags 4.1 Released for ASP.NET 4 and ASP.NET Core

One of the libraries that I use on most projects (but probably don’t talk about it much) is now updated for the latest ASP.NET Core MVC. In order to do so, I broke out the classic ASP.NET and ASP.NET Core … Continue reading 

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AutoMapper 5.0 Released

Release notes: 5.0.0 5.0.1 Today I pushed out AutoMapper 5.0.1, the culmination of about 9 months of work from myself and many others to build a better, faster AutoMapper. Technically I pushed out a 5.0.0 package last week, but it … Continue reading 

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AutoMapper 5.0 speed increases

Just an update on the work we’ve been doing to speed up AutoMapper. I’ve captured times to map some common scenarios (1M mappings). Time is in seconds:   Flattening Ctor Complex Deep Native 0.0148 0.0060 0.9615 0.2070 5.0 0.2203 0.1791 … Continue reading 

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DockerCon 2016 – Day 3, Presentations

This is the last post in the series where I talk about my experiences at #DockerCon 2016. You can find the other posts here, here and here. The last day of the conference was dedicated to the usage of Docker … Continue reading 

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DockerCon 2016 – Day 2, Presentations

In my last two post (here and here) I talked about the first 2 days I spent here in beautiful Seattle WA for the DockerCon 2016. In this post I am giving a quick review about the first day of … Continue reading 

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10 Lessons from a Long Running DDD Project – Part 2

In Part 1 of this 2-part series, I walked through some lessons learned from the first incarnation of our project. The original project I’d still qualify as a success, in that it was delivered on-time, within budget, and is still … Continue reading 

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DockerCon 2016 – Day 1, Workshop and registration

In my previous post I talked about my first day in Seattle and about the sight seeing I did ahead of the DockerCon 2016 conference. Today I am reporting about the first day of conference related activities. Still used to … Continue reading 

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