Auto fill settings objects with .config values
Auto fill settings objects with .config values
.NET Framework / C#, KeesTalksTech Utility Pack

Auto fill settings objects with .config values

Lately I’ve been playing around with some API’s. Most of them need a bunch of settings that I’m storing them in my config files. I found myself doing the same work over and over again: creating a settings class, filling the class with information and using it. So I came up with a way to leverage reflection to fill my setting classes with .config values.

How to debug a StackOverflow crash in a .Net application on an IIS (production) server?
How to debug a StackOverflow crash in a .Net application on an IIS (production) server?
Automation, IIS, Windows

How to debug a StackOverflow crash in a .Net application on an IIS (production) server?

Today we had a problem on the server: our app was causing the application pool to crash. Windows error reporting didn’t give a clear result of what was causing a stack overflow exception within the app. No stack-trace, no nothing. So how to solve a problem like this?

Login Credentials Generator – in JavaScript
Login Credentials Generator – in JavaScript
Html, JavaScript

Login Credentials Generator – in JavaScript

Many small applications need to store user credentials, but it’s hard to create a good username/password infrastructure. What if you could just use a small XML file with credentials that don’t actually stores the password, but just a hash and some salt.

For a small cloud project I ended up creating such a solution. This blog explains how to generate the credentials that can be stored in the XML. The aim is to make a solution that works on the client using JavaScript.