Monthly Archives: February 2010

A Vision for FubuMVC’s Component Model (gems, Nu, engines, slices, oh my…)

I’m banging this out fast and trying to think out loud.  Blame the lack of polish on that previous statement.  The whole point of this blog post is to elicit feedback and get ready for Pablo’s Fiesta this weekend (no … Continue reading 

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Preview of the new StoryTeller Test Editor — Looking for Feedback

EDIT:  9:40 AM CST — fixed the download.  Missed one absolute path hiding at the bottom of the page.  Sorry about that.   In November I made a post about rewriting the StoryTeller test editor (because the current one is … Continue reading 

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Our “Extension Properties” Story

Late last year I made myself a promise that I would resuscitate my blog instead of just tweeting drivel.  I don’t particularly feel up (or self important enough) to the old 10 page missives of yore, so I’m just going … Continue reading 

Posted in FubuMVC, StructureMap | 18 Comments

Wanna see how Dovetail builds software (or not, it’s a free country)?

Chad Myers and I are more or less volunteering to put on a 4 hour session at the 2010 Austin Code Camp (for a variety of reasons this is the first time I’ve been to it since ’06) just presenting … Continue reading 

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Introducing the "Ignite Your Coding!" Podcast

I enjoy the better software podcasts out there, but there aren’t really enough good ones out there and some of them would really be better if they contained a little more element of conversation and even debate once in awhile … Continue reading 

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“Nested Containers” in StructureMap 2.6.1

This is the first of a promised series of blog posts to explain and demonstrate the new features of the StructureMap 2.6 release.  First, in order to use this feature, you absolutely must be on StructureMap 2.6.1 (or 2.5.4).  Your … Continue reading 

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More signs of FubuMVC getting real

Just launched last night:  The main page has been around for a couple weeks now at It’s not that much yet, but I think the existence of *any* documentation at this point is a good indication that we’re … Continue reading 

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StructureMap 2.6 (and 2.5.4) is Released!

Time flies when you’re having fun.  It’s been almost a year since I’ve made an official StructureMap release, so I guess it’s about time.  This morning I uploaded the binaries for the 2.6 release.  This release just adds some bug … Continue reading 

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Getting StructureMap off SourceForge, Thoughts?

The original discussion for this topic is here:   All, I’ve never liked SourceForge and it’s a PITA for me to use even though it’s gotten better over the years.  I’d like to move StructureMap off SourceForge and more … Continue reading 

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FubuMVC Learns to Speak Spark

From Robert the Grey, FubuMVC learns to speak Spark.  I’ve done the nearly solo OSS thing a couple times to mixed results.  I’m painfully aware that good OSS projects have a deeper community of contributors than just one guy, and … Continue reading 

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