Don't be afraid of your csproj-Files (I): Embracing the idea

30 Jul 2008 Intro Blimey, what a shock when MSBuild became available. NAnt was alive & kicking, hence the question emerged…WHY? Either way, different people did different things with it. By the looks of it NAnt is well and being used e.g. by Castle Windsor. Others, like me, have been lured into the...

So, how expensive is it to let NInject make my object?

25 Jun 2008 Back here I made a quick and dirty performance comparison. In the comments I actually got some “flak” scrutinizing some of the “design decisions” behind the example shown. I would like to reinstate that the example was made purely for checking instantiation performance of IoC container, and that I could...

WPF + INotifyPropertyChanged Proxy = success!

16 Jun 2008 Remember the Epic fail that was building a simple class and a proxy on top to save on doing the PropertyChanged-mechanics? It now works in WPF, too, which, I hope you’ll agree, is pretty cool. After some research I found in the Discussion Forum of the Castle team that the...

Some more on the implicit operator

22 May 2008 Elaborating on my past post on the implicit operator in C#, here some additional information to round this thing up. Can you inherit the implicit operator(s)? No, you cannot. Within a type you could write as many implicit operator implementations as you like, but any of the two types referenced...

A simple way to start your code in a different AppDomain

20 May 2008 You may know that AppDomains in the .Net Framework are comparable to processes in that they provide an isolated execution context for the instructions executed by the CLR. However, they are also quite lightweight and what is more, you can have more than one inside an actual OS process in...