The Problem: The parent form is in charge. This form has a view-model which has all the relevant information loaded, know which other views have been implemented, what data those view need and how and when to display and update those views. This is the master page. Within that page you can add user controls.... Continue Reading →
Silverlight 3, Validation, MVVM, WCF and EF
All the current articles and tutorials on Silverlight 3 Validation show really simplistic examples, business objects in the UI space, no services etc etc My Problem When the business objects are being created and managed via the entity framework, there does not appear to be any simple ways of adding the validation properties to the... Continue Reading →
Silverlight MVVM and Testing
During my investigations into this crazy land I have found a few good articles (and many not so good…): http://www.cauldwell.net/patrick/blog/MVVMAndTestingSilverlight.aspx http://silverlight.net/blogs/justinangel/archive/2009/02/25/silverlight-unit-testing-rhinomocks-unity-and-resharper.aspx Both use MVVM and both use RhinoMocks, but in subtly different ways.