Archives - December 2008

ViewData mechanics and segmentation (excerpt from ASP.NET MVC in Action)

(excerpt from ASP.NET MVC in Action ) Viewdata is the bag of state that is passed to a view. A view should get all the information it needs from the viewdata. This concept is implemented as a dictionary. It contains key/value pairs as well as some special properties, such as Model. Viewdata is accessible...

Extract an msi before installing it. (like the ASP.NET MVC RC msi)

If you are like me, then you probably have quite a few projects going that are using the ASP.NET MVC Framework. The team has been very good about giving us frequent releases over the past year. Because of this, my company has been able to plan for this release in ongoing projects. Because of this also...