A Smarter Entity Framework Include Method

One of the things I have always disliked about Entity Framework and their support for LINQ is that while your whole LINQ statement is compile time checked to make sure you didn’t fat finger any SQL statement, the Include() statement is not.  How many times has something like…

Entity Framework Repository Pattern

This is my first attempt at an Entity Framework (EF) based Repository Pattern.  I took a stab at this while working on a new project, and I am really liking the ease of use this is providing me.  So I thought I would share… Before I get started…

Sometimes you just need to CodingHorror it!

The title of this post is a tongue-in-cheek reference to SubSonic’s inline query by the same name, which in turn is a reference to the blogger Jeff Atwood’s blog who you should all know.  Rob Conery, the SubSonic project leader, named the inline query class CodingHorror after…