Fastest Enhancement Ever!

I think I just executed the fastest enhancement ever!  Here's my VPN status window as evidence: During this 15:30 connectivity, I added support for specifying a Country on job postings on the DotNetNuke project I worked on this past weekend.  Here were the steps involved: SVN Update Edit the DB... [Read More]

MVC and MVP Validation

I started a thread on Hanselforum regarding MVC and MVP validation.  Scott responded and I've added another post.  We're discussing where validation should be done in the MVC framework.  Here's what I wrote up as my latest post: It seems like the Model should "own" validation, but for usability, the... [Read More]

DotNetNuke: Project Completed

I just wrapped up my first DotNetNuke project.  Well, I completed the initial development anyway.  I'm sure we'll need to tweak the skin a little and the client may want some other adjustments... but the functionality is done. I downloaded DNN for the first time Friday night around 10pm.  And... [Read More]

Enum List DropDown Control

I've been wanting to try this concept out for awhile, and I finally had a reasonable opportunity.  The idea was to slap a System.ComponentModel.Description attribute onto each field of an Enum, and then bind a dropdown list directly to the Enum. I got it working and the code is pretty... [Read More]

DotNetNuke - First Impressions

I worked with DotNetNuke for the first time tonight.  I must say, I'm really impressed!  Although I had some trouble during the install, I got past that and then jumped right into creating a portal. The page editing features are outstanding.  I was especially blown away at the hyperlink feature. ... [Read More]