WCF: Externalize Binding Configuration Only

30 Jul 2010 In one of our current objects we are using WCF as Client-Server communication. Contracts and endpoints are easily defined: We are using a common interface assembly from which the contracts are derived and setting the endpoint URLs is a matter of providing an address root. Currently the ABC of WCF...

“respond_to” in .NET

16 Jul 2010 One of the new features in .NET 4.0 is the introduction of the dynamic keyword that delegates the check whether something can be called to the runtime. This supports the Dynamic Language runtime and allows .NEt code to call e.g. an object created by a ruby script without much syntax...

Do you think your Windows.Forms Application has no memory leaks?

26 May 2010 If your answer is yes, please read on, because, once, I thought so, too. Let me first clarify what I mean by leaks in a .NET application. Under this definition you may have a leak when an instance persists in memory even though you expect it to be collected by...

Assimilose

22 May 2010 A|ssi|mi|lo|se, die – Degenerative Form der Assimilation, in der eine vormals stattgefundene Assimilierung graduell rückgängig gemacht wird.

Visual Studio 2010: Introducing new pitfalls

07 May 2010 A couple of days ago I installed Visual Studio 2010 on my machine. In general it seems to be a fine release, especially when beefed up with Resharper V5 (I very, very much like the new Ctrl + Shift + Alt + A). However, the new release managed to drive...