Primal Development Methodology

I am going to tell you something that will disturb you. You might laugh, but it will be a cold uncertain laugh that will haunt you as you read on, because somewhere deep down you’ll know it to be true. You might brush it off, get on with your day, yet sometime later, a week or a…

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LINQ: Building an IQueryable Provider – Part VIII

This is the eighth in a series of posts on how to build a LINQ IQueryable provider. If you have not read the previous posts you might want to shut off the Halo 3 and get crackin’. Complete list of posts in the Building an IQueryable Provider series  This post has a been a few weeks in…

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LINQ: Building an IQueryable provider – Part VII

This is the seventh in a series of posts on how to build a LINQ IQueryable provider. If you have not read the previous posts you might want to rethink your place in the universe.  Complete list of posts in the Building an IQueryable Provider series  There’s been a few weeks hiatus since the last installment. I hope that…

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LINQ: Building an IQueryable Provider – Part VI

This is the sixth in a series of posts on how to build a LINQ IQueryable provider. If you have not read the previous posts you might want to file for a government grant and take sabbatical because you’ve got a lot of catching up to do. Complete list of posts in the Building an IQueryable Provider…

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LINQ: Building an IQueryable Provider – Part V

This is the fifth in a series of posts on how to build a LINQ IQueryable provider.  If you have not read the previous posts please take a look before proceeding, or if you are daring dig right in. Complete list of posts in the Building an IQueryable Provider series Over the past four parts of this…

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LINQ: Building an IQueryable Provider – Part IV

This post is the fourth in a series of posts covering how to build a LINQ IQueryable provider. If you have not read the previous posts, please do so before proceeding. Complete list of posts in the Building an IQueryable Provider series  I just could not leave well enough alone.  I had the crude LINQ provider…

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LINQ: Building an IQueryable Provider – Part III

This post is the third in a series of posts covering how to build a LINQ IQueryable provider. If you have not read the previous posts, please do so before proceeding. Complete list of posts in the Building an IQueryable Provider series  Part III?  Wasn’t I done in the last post? Didn’t I have the provider…

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LINQ: Building an IQueryable Provider – Part II

This is the second post in a multi-post series on building LINQ providers using the IQueryable interface. If you are new to this series please read the following post before proceeding. Complete list of posts in the Building an IQueryable Provider series  Now, that I’ve laid the groundwork defining a reusable version of IQueryable and IQueryProvider,…

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LINQ: Building an IQueryable Provider – Part I

This is the first in a series of posts on  how to build a LINQ IQueryable provider.  Each post builds on the last one. Complete list of posts in the Building an IQueryable Provider series    I’ve been meaning for a while to start up a series of posts that covers building LINQ providers using IQueryable. …

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LINQ to SQL: Rico drops the other shoe

Rico has finally posted some numbers that show you the performance he’s seeing with Beta 2 bits (sorry you don’t have yours yet, we’re working on it.) A compiled query executing at about 93% efficiency (that’s only 7% overhead over raw SqlDataReader.)  I know, I know.  I still don’t believe it either and I wrote…

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