Ste Griffiths

Living the way of Jesus, writing code, and loving my community.

Hi, I’m SteGriff! I’m married to Helen, I write code for Paymentshield (and my own enjoyment), and I’m trying to take after Jesus Christ (but still working on it).

Life is always changing, so you can find my latest status on my /now page.

I write fairly technical notes on my blog, and more longform on dev.to.

Recent blog posts:

Getting Enum attributes - fast!

Getting Enum attributes - fast! Sometimes you want to attach extra information to Enum members so that you can get, for example, a user-facing string representation of the underlying value. There are a number of Stack Overflow answers and the like which will tell you how to do this with...

A quirky way to handle dependencies on artifacts from other solutions

A quirky way to handle dependencies on artifacts from other solutions Say you’ve got two big .Net solutions: Enormous legacy codebase including lots of patterned, reusable code (200 projects) Internal dependencies which cascade; i.e. WarehouseService depends on WarehouseBusinessModel depends on WarehouseDataModel New front layer partially dependent on the old modules...

My project depends on two different EntityFramework data layers with different versions of Entity Framework

My project depends on two different EntityFramework data layers with different versions of Entity Framework …Get me out of here! So how can we make a .Net solution work with more than one version of Entity Framework in the mix? It’s a horrible problem; here are my comprehensive field notes....