Category Archives: Castle

Improving testability with the Castle Dictionary Adapter

Frequently when reviewing code I see one of my pet hates appear and that’s a direct dependency on the ConfigurationManager.  The ConfigurationManager provides a way to access values in the Web\App.config. Yet, like any dependency, they generally bite you at … Continue reading 

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Introduction to NHibernate, pt. 7

In earlier parts of this series we looked at mapping via XML mapping files. I wanted to look at some alternatives to the angle bracket tax. First up is the Castle project’s Active Record. Next time we will look at … Continue reading 

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ASP.NET MVC Sample Project: Suvius.Flamingo

When presenting on ASP.NET MVC, I use an application I started nigh on two years ago when I was a wee whelp extolling the virtues of Atlas. It’s no longer AJAX-y but it does demonstrate MVC and I’ve put it … Continue reading 

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