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SpecsFor V3.0 FINAL Finally Available, Finally!

Well, that certainly took long enough.  It’s been nearly a year since I first blogged about SpecsFor 3.0, but I just pushed the final version to NuGet a short while ago. More...

SpecsFor V3 Release Candidate Now Available

The SpecsFor 3.0 release is nearing completion!  The release candidate is now on NuGet.  This release further cleans up and simplifies things and lays the groundwork for porting SpecsFor to other testing frameworks. More...

Connecting TeamCity to Gitblit

This post is more of a reference for myself than anything else, but you might find it useful if you have run into security problems while trying to hook TeamCity to a Gitblit server that uses a self-signed certificate. More...

A Generic Entity Framework 5 Repository With Eager-Loading

I’ve been doing some work with Entity Framework 5 lately.  Here’s a simple generic repository I created that allows you to “Include” related entities by applying an attribute. More...

SpecsFor 3.0 Preview Available on NuGet

The first preview release of SpecsFor 3.0 is now available on NuGet.  This release cleans up and simplifies much of the core while dropping some ill-conceived features, but it also adds a brand new system for composing test context. More...

Using Git for Peer Reviews

This post is really more of a reference for me than anything else.  If you’re using Git (and you should be), and you are doing code/peer reviews (you are, right?), there are a few simple commands that can simplify reviewing a feature that’s spread across multiple commits.  Here are those commands. More...

SpecsFor.Mvc 2.0 Released

SpecsFor.Mvc 2.0 is out today.  This release includes drastically improved performance, support for Chrome, and support for the very latest versions of Selenium, ASP.NET MVC, and other libraries. More...

The Decorator Pattern, Done Right, With StructureMap

One of the cool bits of black magic I showed during my “StructureMapping Your Way to Better Software” talk was an extension method for registering decorators using StructureMap.  In this post, I’ll show you how it works.   More...

devLink 2012 Wrap-up

Well, devLink 2012 is over.  I got exactly what I expected out of the event: a great time, some new ideas, some great interactions, and some great experience.  I see now that I was only partially abusing the Pomodoro technique thanks to @joelcochran, I learned a lot about JavaScript from @ifandelse, and I learned that LINQ really has nothing to do with IEnumerable thanks to an awesome presentation by @kodefuguru.  I had a great time talking about SpecsFor and about StructureMap.  My SpecsFor talk was much rougher than any of the other times I’ve presented it, but I’d like... [More]

New Releases: SpecsFor.Mvc 1.4 and MvcDisplayTemplates 2.0

It’s been a quiet few weeks for me after CodeStock, but I’m (finally) wrapping up some neglected tasks.  More...