Category Archives: SLAB

SLAB Event Entries in Visual Studio Debug Output

When debugging your application it’s often nice to write trace output to the Visual Studio debug window.  The Semantic Logging Application Block (SLAB) does not come with a debug sink, but a console sink is available and these entries can easily be redirected to the debug output. 1. Create a type derived from StringWriter 2. Pass an instance […]

Deploying Out of Process Service for Semantic Logging Application Block to Windows Azure using plugins

DISCLAIMER: Microsoft has not published the documentation on how plug-ins in Azure SDK work (such as Diagnostics, Remote desktop etc.) This sample is provided as is, and based on my observations. Microsoft’s Patterns and Practices team had released the Semantic Application Block with Enterprise Library 6 release (can be downloaded from here http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=38789). It is […]