Use 32 and 64bit Oracle Client in parallel on Windows 7 64-bit for e.g. .NET Apps

26 Nov 2009 Since you come here probably looking for an answer, let me give it first. After that, if you have time, I’ll explain why it turned out to be that sort of hack, i.e. what other approaches didn’t work. How Download and install Oracle Clients 11g (which support lower DB versions)...

Rf.Sites source code available

14 Oct 2009 It is my aim to have this site running on .NET code by the time I can leave my current hosting contract (end of February 2010). After some time I decided to have my own small platform to support just the features I need on my site for mainly two...

ASP.NET MVC: class / action, not method / action

28 Sep 2009 While pushing along my little home-brew CMS, Rf.Sites, which uses ASP.NET MVC for the HTTP Cruft that comes with Web development, there was something that was disturbing me. The train of thought was roughly as follows: Hm, when I show content by id (URL e.g. Content/Entry/1), I may have other...

How can I get rid of this goto?

24 Sep 2009 Help! It’s late and I don’t see a good way to get rid of this goto construct: private void advanceTheTimeCursor( Func<DateTime> nextTime, Action uponSuccessfulAdvancement) { loop: var t = nextTime(); if (t > reference) return; uponSuccessfulAdvancement(); pastToPresentCursor = t; goto loop; } I kinda like it, but somebody said somewhere...

Repository or DAO?: Repository

21 Sep 2009 Fine, fine, the title is a blatant copy from Fabio Maulo’s equally titled blog post. Then again, this was the direct inspiration for understanding how the data access should look like in the mini-Blog engine I am cooking up. I decided to implement a repository just like Fabio recommends (but...