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Eclim: The power of Eclipse in your favorite editor

Eclim provides the ability to access Eclipse code editing features (code completion, searching, code validation, and many more) via the command line or a local network connection, allowing those features to be integrated with your favorite editor. Eclim provides an integration with Vim, but third party clients have been created to add eclim support to […]

Algorithmic Music via FORTH

In the comments of this post a commentor named b0b (sic) mentioned “algorithmic music”. I emailed him and he shared more information about it. That led to reading his bio that provides information both about the author and the composition. b0b created music playing automatons each with the limitations that humans have. The whole thing […]

Emacs, Calendars, Google, and Org Mode

This post has a few nice links. emacs-calfw is calendar framework for Emacs. google-maps displays Google Maps directly inside Emacs. org-gcal.el synchronizes org-mode with Google Calendar.

key-combo and the Spread of Great Ideas

I love watching great ideas percolate through the file editor ecosystem. My cup of tea is Emacs, so I notice it most there, but it happens all over the place. For example EasyMotion appeared in VIM and jumped to Emacs AceJump and then to IntelliJ (and all its children). If you are an Emacs user […]

Entity Framework in the Enterprise on Pluralsight

What I want to know how to do in entity framework: Create High speed database contexts Object rich database contexts Dynamically composable database contexts for when pre-built don’t exist Understand Best path Performance trade-offs Risks and Challenges With those questions in mind I watched Entity Framework in the Enterprise: Incorporating Entity Framework into applications that […]

Nice HTML Slide Export in Org-Mode with org-ioslide

Here is the project. Link via reddit.

Some Nice .NET RSS Feeds

Org HTML Themes

org-html-themes provides very nice HTML export themes for your org documents.

Data Layer Validation with Entity Framework 4.1+

This is a helpful series for when you need to start doing any sort of validations on your entities. I need to dig more into OData and how it integrates nicely with NG and friends using .NET. Personal notes follow.