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Announcing an MSpec Parallel Test Runner for TeamCity (mspec-teamcity-prunner)
MSpec is absolutely great – no argument about it. I am using it exclusively in a current project to specify and test top to bottom. However one thing that has been bugging me for a long time is the inability to run tests in parallel on TeamCity. Most Visual Studio tools support it (CodeRush, ReSharper, etc) –...
Traktor Pro .tsi file format reverse-engineered – docs on GitHub
I’ve reverse-engineered the .tsi binary file format specification, which Traktor Pro by Native Instruments uses to store its Controller Mappings. I am hoping this should open the gates to new power tooling for MIDI controller mapping power tools (Traktor’s own being rather sub-optimal).
Guide for migrating an ASP.NET MVC Solution to .NET 4.5 and ASP.NET MVC 4
You can find a very handy step by step guide for migrating to ASP.NET MVC 4 here . It might seem a bit long, but actually with a few multi-file search and replace and some regex you can do it pretty quickly.
Windows 8 Code Weekend: 8-9th September in London – dev4good
Heads up on a hidden breaking change in ASP.NET MVC 4
If you, like me, are using an Editor Template for DateTime and use the DataTypeAttribute with either or DataType.Date and DataType.DateTime in ASP.NET MVC 2 or 3 and happen to upgrade to ASP.NET MVC 4 be aware!