Tuesday, October 27, 2009

25 illustrated examples of Visual Studio 2010 and .NET 4

Tuesday, October 27, 2009

In my quest for both some engaging blog material and a desire to get up to speed with everything new in the latest generation VS and .NET fast, following is an overview of 25 illustrated examples of Visual Studio 2010 and .NET 4. It’s not seriously in depth, just enough to understand what’s new and where you can go to get the serious details.

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Friday, October 9, 2009

Creating your own custom Subversion management layer

Friday, October 9, 2009

I’m a big fan of Subversion. As far as source control management products go I find it pretty intuitive and very easy for people to get to grips with regardless of their degree of technical competence. The autonomy it has from the prime time technology stacks gives it broad appeal and the fact that it’s freely available is surely a significant part of why it’s so popular today. If you’re looking for pure source control management, it’s hard to go past SVN.

Following is the process I recently went through to provision a Subversion instance with a custom management layer to surface a few key features through a web UI. I’m not going to go into great detail code wise, rather offer some info on the nuts and bolts required to couple the system together with a few key code snippets as required. Hopefully this will give someone else with a similar need a jumpstart in the future.

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