April 2012 Entries

JsonValueProviderFactory in MVC 2
Today we were rebuilding an old project which used MVC 2. There were a bunch of build errors, which I quickly figured was because of the reference to Microsoft.Web.MVC assembly which was a part of the Futures Preview for MVC 2 before MVC 3 came. I removed the reference and secondly, I installed MVC 3 on the machine. After that I removed all references to MVC 2 assemblies and added reference to the System.Web.Mvc dll version present in C:\Program Files(x86)\Microsoft ASP.NET\ASP.NET MVC 3\Assemblies. ......

Posted On Saturday, April 21, 2012 9:57 PM | Comments (11)

Single Page Application and why is it becoming more and more popular
One of the key trends becoming more and more popular is the Single Page Application Framework and building applications that behave as native applications running on the machine. SPA’s have been tried and tested for a while now and with libraries like Knockout.js, Backbone.js becoming more and more capable, it becomes feasible to create SPA’s. What is an SPA? I can describe in length but falling in line with DRY principle, here is the Wiki Link http://en.wikipedia.org/wik... ......

Posted On Friday, April 20, 2012 12:14 AM | Comments (39)