Fun with Microsoft’s Enterprise Library

Oh yeah, back to my day-job: I’m a programmer.

So we’ve got a new application to update the current stone-tablet process in the University that determines if students actually graduate.

Now, I like to write good code, and furthermore, if someone else writes it for me, that’s ...

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Fun with Microsoft Enterprise Library, part 2

Okay, I can see that this is going to be a long series ….

Here’s what I’m talking about on how to get Visual Studio to see Enterprise Library assemblies without browsing (taken from the GotDotNet workspace patterns & practices: Enterprise Library: Message Boards):

Do you want to see EntLib ...

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Fun with ASP.NET security and Windows 2003 SP1 breakage

Problem: you want secure database access, using a connection string like this:

\<addkey=”DatabaseConnection”value=”server=SERVER;Persist Security Info=False;database=DATABASE;Integrated Security=SSPI;”/\>

Solution: First, we’re running IIS6.0. So we can set up a separate ...

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