Category: IoC

The Decorator Pattern, Done Right, With StructureMap

One of the cool bits of black magic I showed during my “StructureMapping Your Way to Better Software” talk was an extension method for registering decorators using StructureMap.  In this post, I’ll show you how it works.   [more] EnrichWith Says What? StructureMap actually supports the decorator pattern right out of the box.  This functionality…

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Using StructureMap to provide strongly-typed access to AppSettings

I’ve been using StructureMap for the last couple of months.  I love it, and my only regret is that I didn’t start using it sooner.  I always felt like I wrote clean, testable code before, but I can see a noticeable improvement since jumping on the IoC container bandwagon. If you aren’t using an IoC…

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