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Dimensions of Power. “Well I’m a senior engineer so we’ll do… | by Kent Beck | Mar, 2022 | Medium

Dimensions of Power. “Well I’m a senior engineer so we’ll do… | by Kent Beck | Mar, 2022 | Medium

Kent Beck - medium.com

“Well I’m a senior engineer so we’ll do it my way.” I always hated conversations like that as a junior engineer but they seem to be a natural consequence of titles. Keep titles private and the best…

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Verify Project Spotlight

Verify Project Spotlight

dotnetfoundation.org

This month's .NET Foundation Project Spotlight

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GitHub - mantinband/throw: A simple, fluent, extensible, and fully customizable library for throwing exceptions for projects using .NET 6+

GitHub - mantinband/throw: A simple, fluent, extensible, and fully customizable library for throwing exceptions for projects using .NET 6+

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A simple, fluent, extensible, and fully customizable library for throwing exceptions for projects using .NET 6+ - GitHub - mantinband/throw: A simple, fluent, extensible, and fully customizable library for throwing exceptions for projects using .NET 6+

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Create SQL Server Database From a Script in Docker-Compose | Abhith Rajan

Create SQL Server Database From a Script in Docker-Compose | Abhith Rajan

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Run a SQL Server container with database initialized from a script using docker-compose.

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Get started with Hashicorp Vault. Hashicorp Vault — I have seen this… | by Phil Xu | Servian

Get started with Hashicorp Vault. Hashicorp Vault — I have seen this… | by Phil Xu | Servian

Phil Xu - servian.dev

HashiCorp Vault — This product is currently running in many big enterprise companies. I have seen a lot of people complain about the complexity of it and the pain of setting it up. I think this…

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Estimates Are Waste

Estimates Are Waste

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Estimates are waste, in that time spent estimating is often time that could have been spent producing something with business value. The first of the 5 laws of software estimates, this one is easy to demonstrate in the context of software developers. However, like so many things in software, it doesn't always hold when that context shifts.

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End-to-End Testing Without a UI. Finding appropriate tools for… | by Mannan Mackie | Expedia Group Technology | Feb, 2022 | Medium

End-to-End Testing Without a UI. Finding appropriate tools for… | by Mannan Mackie | Expedia Group Technology | Feb, 2022 | Medium

Mannan Mackie - medium.com

Coming from a customer facing team that was responsible for over a dozen different applications, our team relied heavily on end-to-end testing to ensure that everything hung together correctly before…

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Write tests. Not too many. Mostly integration.

Write tests. Not too many. Mostly integration.

Kent C. Dodds - kentcdodds.com

Guillermo Rauch tweeted this a while back. Let's take a dive into what it means.

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Don't use Actors for concurrency

chrisstucchio.com

Don't use actors for concurrency. Instead, use actors for state and use futures for concurrency. A common practice I've seen in scala code is to use actors for concurrency. This is encouraged by Akka and a lot of writing about Scala, the documentation of which is highly actor-centric. I assert …

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Introduction to the Actor Model for Concurrent Computation: Tech Talks @ AppNexus

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In this tech talk, John Murray, Senior Software Engineer at AppNexus, serves up an introduction to Actor Model principals and concepts and gives a look at ho...

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