Category Archives: Technical

EF Context explicit interface implementation, raises an exception

The following exception: An unhandled exception of type ‘System.Data.Entity.ModelConfiguration.ModelValidationException’ occurred in EntityFramework.dll Additional information: One or more validation errors were detected during model generation: MetaDAL.POCOContext.IMetaContext.MAssemblyFiles: Name: The specified name is not allowed: ‘MetaDAL.POCOContext.IMetaContext.MAssemblyFiles’. MetaDAL.POCOContext.IMetaContext.MAssemblyFileObjects: Name: The specified name is not … Continue reading

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Projecting on Linq to SQL, from different layers

  The Need I needed to add the possibility for upper layers like the Model/Service to make projection on Linq to SQL statements but without leaking IQueryable. As the normal Linq to SQL projection is: var query = from c in Cars … Continue reading

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MS Access Crashes on ListBox.addItem

I had a problem in Access, that made havoc to old projects i had, as i have a form that i use a general utility in multiple .mdb programs. and I have in them a ListBox, that gets filled by … Continue reading

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Layered Software Architecture

I wanted to further read about Plugin Architecture, which I made a list for reading about it, in this article: “C# Plug-In Architecture Articles“, so added more reading for Layered Software Architecture, and found the following very interesting presentations: . … Continue reading

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C# Plug-In Architecture Articles

I wanted to make a plug-in system, so I search the net for several days, and started feeding on the info and ideas, so I wanted to share my search findings for others. I have ordered the articles, based on … Continue reading

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What will make a code assistant, flourish

Utilities and extensions, for JavaScript, Java, Object-C, SQL,  C, C++, C#, PHP, Python, VB .NET, Transact-SQL, Pascal, ABAP, PL/SQL, Ruby, MATLAB, R… whether in Eclipse, Visual Studio, SQL Server Management Studio, Android Studio, SharpDevelop, Eclipse, IntelliJ IDEA, Xamarin Studio, Netbeans, … Continue reading

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Make Debugging Faster with Visual Studio

based on this article: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/visualstudioalm/archive/2015/03/03/make-debugging-faster-with-visual-studio.aspx I have the following suggestions: 1. “We have seen issues where traditional breakpoints become corrupted and are treated as function breakpoints which slows down debug startup” either this can be stopped by the IDE from … Continue reading

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