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Marquee de Sells: Chriss insight outlet, July 30, 2006
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To capture the work that Doug and I did to make Indigo (WCF) and Avalon (WPF) work together, I tore up our PDC sample application into a set of simpler technology samples. To make it fun for myself, a...

Beyond the .asmx/.svc suffix: Multiple Endpoints, June 14, 2006
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One of the key improvements in WCF is the concept of multiple “endpoints” at a Service. Last week (when I was offsite with a customer) I had an interesting revelation. While we cover the “ABCs” of I...

Channel 9: Using WCF Tracing, September 28, 2006
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End to end (E2E) tracing is a very useful tool for tracking down bugs that occur in a distributed system (such as Indigo). You can learn more about it from a new Channel 9 video on WCF tracing that f...

Enabling E2E Tracing for WCF, February 3, 2006
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Tracking down bugs in distributed systems can be really difficult. One of the technologies we’re using in Indigo to help make this easier is known as “E2E Tracing” (for End to End Tracing). Of course...

On W*F Integration Samples

Marquee de Sells: Chriss insight outlet, July 30, 2006
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As you may or may not recall, Doug Purdy and I had some trouble at the last PDC getting Avalon (WPF) and Indigo (WCF) to work together. To save myself from having that trouble again, I came back from ...

On REST/POX and Indigo

meta-douglasp, December 11, 2005
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I just read Mark Baker's post about Clemens' REST extensions for WCF.As one of the original REST-heads in the big house, this discussion interests me -- especially since I want ...

Uninstall magic: MSIZap and MSIInv

Brad Abrams, June 24, 2005
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Like many of you, my laptop is very dirty I tend to install the latest pre-release builds when they come out occasionally there are bugs that make it uninstall not even work.  Usually what happen...

Checkin #1383521

steve maines blog, April 12, 2006
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Thanks to the hard work of several people (particularly Kenny), the Indigo world is now a better place for everyone. It will be a while before these changes are publicly available, ...

Service Contract Versioning

dasBlonde, September 15, 2006
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Oh my, is it really a new post from little 'ole me? Yes, I have been very busy with various projects, including my Learning WCF book which I'm trying to wrap in the next month here... I...

Indigo tip: Running a Custom Peer Resolver in-proc with the service

OhmBlog, August 29, 2005
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I've been meaning to post tips on using Indigo, uh, I mean WCF, but haven't been getting around to it.  Better late than never.. Our current peer channel custom resolver sample rel...

Connected Developer Blog Report

meta-douglasp, July 29, 2006
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I think that Clemens posted one of my previous feed searches.  I am likely to keep posting these as I run them moving forward. Workflow Workflow Changes Part Three: tracking...

Final touches to getting Peer Chat working in Indigo/WCF Beta2

Julia Lerman Blog - Dont Be Iffy..., October 1, 2005
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First, proof that I really got it working! Although you can see that one of the messages got lost. (Note Ari doesn't receive first "hello" from Julie.) Guess I need to build some Reliable ...

Hosting an Indigo (WCF) Service

Wenlong Dongs Blog, November 14, 2005
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Let me start with something simple as my first blog. I first make a few assumptions here: You have used Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS). You are familiar with .NET Programming with Comm...

This week at the C# Users Group: Windows Communications Foundation (Indigo) with Ido Samuelson

ISerializable, January 15, 2006
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Topics: Windows Communications Foundation (Indigo) Lecturer: Ido Samuelson, Advantech (Magen)   Date:    Wednesday, January 18, 17:00 - 20:00 Place:   Microsoft Israel&n...

Avalon and Indigo new names

Guy Barrette, July 31, 2005
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Avalon is now officially named the Windows Presentation Foundation.  This is the system which unifies the way Windows creates, displays and manipulates documents, media and user interfaces, enabl...

Enforcing Ordering of Data Elements when receiving messages in WCF (Indigo)

Softwaremaker, September 26, 2005
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Back to more _WCF_, or previously known as Indigo,postings... I dont think a lot of people know about one of the aspects ofWCF, which pertains to how WCF serializes incoming mes...

C# Indigo Demos at TechEd S.A.

Julia Lerman Blog - Dont Be Iffy..., October 14, 2005
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I figure if Don Box can do Indigo demos in VB, then I should do them in C#. That of course, will make my demo take a tad bit longer as I will likely have to compile a few timesto fi...

Coping with Indigo post-Beta 1 OM changes, January 10, 2006
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Back from vacation and catching up on life in the rainy city (a little more rain in Seattle this time of year than Buenos Aires, go figure). While I was gone, Ed posted a good overview of the changes...

Soap.SMTP for Indigo Beta 2

steve maines blog, November 13, 2005
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A while ago, I wrote an SMTP transport for WSE 2.0. Aaron Skonnard was kind enough to port it to WSE 3.0, and now I've finally gotten around to porting it over to Indigo Beta ...

Did You Know That... You can create vertical or horizontal linear gradients?

Jesse Liberty - Silverlight Geek, January 18, 2008
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By default, linear gradients are on a diagonal.  Understanding this begins with the implicit assumption of a coordinate system superimposed on every shape in which the upper-left hand corner is ...

WSE 3.0 to Indigo: What about TCP transports?

Julia Lerman Blog - Dont Be Iffy..., January 14, 2006
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WSE 2.0's messaging API gave us the ability to host web services outside of IIS. Though it was very cool, I didn't dig that too much because you had to give up all of the other WSE ...

Advanced Features in Setup Factory for Windows Installer Improves Developer Productivity

DotNetJunkies Just Published, June 4, 2007
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Indigo Rose, a leading provider of software development tools, today announced the release of Setup Factory for Windows Installer, the next generation intelligent setup builder. Setup Factory for Wind...

Handling large data in Indigo

steve maines blog, February 9, 2006
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Kenny's got a good blurb about how Indigo thinks about streaming. The thing to remember about streaming is that we have support at the programming model layer (take a Stream/return a Str...

My initial thoughts on "Indigo" (Windows Communication Foundation)

Mike Christensen: Web Dev Guy, April 3, 2006
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Recently, I took an extensive in-depth course on Indigo, Microsofts new platform for allowing applications to talk to each other easier.  Ive decided to write a blog on this topic, sharing what I...

Windows Communication Foundation (Indigo) Community Site

Guy Barrette, January 19, 2006
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If you're interested in Windows Communication Foundation, check the community site:

[Mix06] The Value Of A Partial Message With Indigo

youve been HAACKED, March 23, 2006
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I was involved in a 5 AM breakfast conversation (a little late night snack before we all turned in for the evening) with Clemens Vasters, Steve Maine, and some others at Mix06 in which they explained...

Indigo and Morts and hiding the goo behind OO like code

Julia Lerman Blog - Dont Be Iffy..., August 13, 2005
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Oh how I hate saying I'm a Mort, but by John Cavnar-Johnson's definition, I am I am. The reason I don't like aligning myself with Mort is because by definition, Mort has no...

Silly mistake when using Multiple Endpoints in Indigo

Julia Lerman Blog - Dont Be Iffy..., October 15, 2005
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I have a self-hosted service which I am calling through it's proxy in a client app. When the service has multiple endpoints, svcutil adds "ConfigurationName" properties t...

In-proc transport thoughts, October 17, 2005
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Every couple of months someone asks: "does Indigo have an in-proc transport" Which usually means "does Indigo have a way of sending messages so that it doesn't ever leave the app-domain" When th...

Dare on Indigo & REST

meta-douglasp, December 16, 2005
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I just read Dare's post about Indigo & REST. I have to give him a lot of credit here. The first time we started talking about REST/POX (with Mike Vernal), I real...

What is Indigo

meta-douglasp, December 23, 2005
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A few months ago I was at an unnamed conference. I took the below photo at the Microsoft booth. Apparently Indigo is some chip on a motorboard. ;-) ...

A synopsis of Clemens Vasters' Indigo/WCF article

Julia Lerman Blog - Dont Be Iffy..., October 2, 2005
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My key take-aways from Clemens Vasters' introduction to Indigo article [read more...] [A DevLife post] Don't Forget:

Indigo Session teaser at TechEd South Africa

Julia Lerman Blog - Dont Be Iffy..., October 1, 2005
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I'm not sure how early in the day my Indigo session will be, but I promise that if you come to it, you will be WIDE awake when you leave! :-) Don't Forget: ...

Indigo Road Show @ PADNUG Tonight

Marquee de Sells: Chriss insight outlet, September 28, 2005
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Stuart asked me to post this (although I took out the marketing goo). Ari is a fun speaker and is not to be missed. The Indigo User Group Road Show rolls into Portland tonight, Wednesday, September 28...

Indigo Road Show @ PADNUG Tonight

Marquee de Sells: Chriss insight outlet, September 28, 2005
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Stuart asked me to post this (although I took out the marketing goo). Ari is a fun speaker and is not to be missed. The Indigo User Group Road Show rolls into Portland tonight, Wednesday, September 28...

Completely off topic -

dasBlonde, September 8, 2005
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This blog looks very very boring...for now...but I can assure you I have a lot more personality inside...and it shows in my other endeavors more obviously such as Stuntmusician. ...

Porting from Indigo beta1 to WCF beta2

OhmBlog, September 22, 2005
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Along with the name change, we also made a raft of API changes in beta2.  When porting Indster from beta1 to beta2, here are the most common changes I had to make across the codebase, ...

You really should come be a PM on the Indigo team...

steve maines blog, December 8, 2005
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Yasser has blogged about how we’ve got room for a few more PM’s on the Indigo team. If you’ve got a passion for distributed applications and want to help us make the ...

Tracing Tidbit: Getting Callstacks Automatically, February 6, 2006
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When you get an Exception traced in Indigo, part of that trace includes the callstack which is naturally traced as part of Exception.ToString(). However, callstack information is generally useful for...

Another Indigo Hosting Blogger

steve maines blog, November 20, 2005
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Wenlong Dong, our fearless hosting developer, has started up a blog over on MSDN. Wenlong has a unique perspective on hosting, since he's the guy who's actually implemented our ASP.NET and II...

Intro to Building "Indigo" Apps on MSDN Online

Julia Lerman Blog - Dont Be Iffy..., September 27, 2005
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Introduction to Building Windows Communication Foundation ServicesClemens Vastersnewtelligence AGSeptember 2005Summary: Clemens Vasters explains the fundamental concepts of the new c...

Venue for Indigo Roadshow in Columbus

Dave Donaldsons Blog, August 27, 2005
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We finally got the time and location verified the other day for the Indigo Roadshow in Columbus next month. Details are: Date: Sept 22Time: 6:30pm - 8:00pmLocation: Greater Columbus Convention Ce...

Learning Indigo with Michele

Julia Lerman Blog - Dont Be Iffy..., October 2, 2005
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Michele Leroux Bustamante is posting a lot of useful how-tos on Indigo Check out Don't Forget:

Indigo presentation for VBUG London

benjaminms blog, September 8, 2005
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I did a presentation on Indigo to the VBUG London group last night. The turn out was pretty good, although it was obvious that many English football fans were missing (though they p...

Get to know Indigo

Jonathan Goodyear / angryCoder, July 30, 2005
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Microsoft is sponsoring a series of Indigo Roadshow events, and one will be coming to Tampa, FL. Theres a little competition going on to see which FL user group can get the largest percentage of its m...

3 Day Indigo class by Pluralsight

Julia Lerman Blog - Dont Be Iffy..., September 2, 2005
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Nearby in Boston, taught by KeithBrown and Aaron Skonnard. But way too rich for my blood. $2000 for 3 days. Oh well.

Building *proper* Indigo code - pointers from DasBlonde

Julia Lerman Blog - Dont Be Iffy..., October 10, 2005
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As I am tightening up my Indigo demos for TechEd South Africa, I am going over a bunch of posts by Michele Leroux Bustamante which is helping me sort out "just getting it ...

DevConnections VID307-Designing Services With Indigo & VID304: Indigo and Security: Experience the Magic

dasBlonde, November 16, 2005
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I delivered these two WCF/Indigo talks at DevConnections last week, and this post contains sample code demonstrated in both talks. NOTE: I am building all sample code with November 20...

Indigo Beta2 - Some tips for moving from Beta1 and Security goes to the head of the class

Julia Lerman Blog - Dont Be Iffy..., October 1, 2005
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... One great resource is Omri Gazitt's weblog post Porting from Beta1 to Beta2. This helped me resolve most of the problems that I was having with changed attribute names....

Indigo Roadshow

Dave Donaldsons Blog, July 26, 2005
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Coming soon to a city near you: The Indigo Roadshow. Ari Bixhorn mentioned it in his talk at the User Group Leader Summit at TechEd last month, and after hearing that I got with Drew to see what he co...