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Hal Abelson's, Jerry Sussman's and Julie Sussman's Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs (MIT Press, 1984; ISBN 0-262-01077-1), an excellent computer science text used in introductory courses at MIT. So called because of the wizard on the jacket. One of the bibles of the LISP/Scheme world. Also, less commonly, known as the Purple Book.
From The New Hacker's Dictionary, 2nd edition (MIT Press, 1993) This site is a companion to the influential computer-science text Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs, by Abelson, Sussman, and Sussman. Eric S. Raymond's Home Page. Welcome to my piece of the Web.
I maintain quite a lot of open-source software, FAQs, and HTML documents, so this site is rather complex. It's mostly validated HTML and light on the graphics, though. You won't have to wait an eon for any of the pages to load. If the software and FAQs I maintain are valuable to you (and especially if my software makes you money) please leave me a tip. If you want to link to, copy, mirror, or translate portions of this site, please read my copying policy.
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Umbraco. 10 Million hits a day with Wordpress using a $15 server. [Update 2] – It seems W3 Total Cache support has been silently discontinued – it’s not been updated for over 12 months now, and has allegedly got some security issues.
Because of this, I would recommend not installing W3 Total Cache as part of these instructions, everything else should run fine. [/Update] [Update] – I’ve tested this using the new Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Edition, and the settings all appear to work correctly without modification. Let me know if you find a problem [/Update] [Update September 2013] – I’ve recently moved my own blog hosting to a $10 a month VPS from Digital Ocean (that’s an affiliate link) and have been very happy with them, including the performance of the blog. 10 Million hits per day with WordPress on a $15 virtual server. Azure. What is Umbraco Umbraco CMS is the choice of many organizations because of its no-cost, open-source licensing, its simplicity, and its unlimited potential.
Umbraco provides a full featured web content management system that is easy to use, simple to customize, and robust enough to run sites for Fortune 500 companies and some of the largest media sites in the world. Umbraco is easy to learn and use for content creators, webmasters, and web developers alike. Top 7 ASP.NET CMS Options.
ASP.NET seems to have more and more quality options regarding extensible content management systems with each passing year.
Depending on your needs, there are excellent options available both with commercial licenses or open source code. PHP may be king of the web, but that doesn't mean there isn't room for some stellar ASP .NET CMSs that can not only give you the power you need to develop gorgeous, high-concept websites with a strong backbone but will also give you experience working with the ever-popular .NET platform used in business. Whether you're looking for a commercial solution or something born out of the open source community, these top seven ASP .NET CMSes can give you the functionality and the support you need to get the job done. 1. DotNetNuke Of all the ASP .NET CMSes out there, DotNetNuke is probably the most well known and popular. Orchard CMS Hosting, MVC 3 Hosting at DiscountASP.NET. Deploy Orchard CMS to Azure - LiteMedia. It's no secret that I'm working on a replacement for this blog in Orchard CMS, and while doing so, learning to deploy applications to Azure.
There is a guide provided by the Orchard Team, but it takes for granted that you're using Orchard as a plug'n'play CMS and not as a development platform. Here's a small recollection of my findings. Automate deploy of your Orchard CMS to Azure - LiteMedia. Automation when it comes to deploying web applications is very important.
Automation when it comes to Azure, is an absolute neccesity. You can't live without it. What you need is one click deploy of your latest changes or you will have deploy hell every time you want to release a bug fix. How Orchard works - Orchard Documentation. Building a Web CMS (Content Management System) is unlike building a regular web application: it is more like building an application container.
When designing such a system, it is necessary to build extensibility as a first-class feature. This can be a challenge as the very open type of architecture that's necessary to allow for great extensibility may compromise the usability of the application: everything in the system needs to be composable with unknown future modules, including at the user interface level. Orchestrating all those little parts that don't know about each other into a coherent whole is what Orchard is all about. This document explains the architectural choices we made in Orchard and how they are solving that particular problem of getting both flexibility and a good user experience.
The Orchard CMS is built on existing frameworks and libraries. The Orchard application and framework are built on top of these foundational frameworks as additional layers of abstraction. Step by Step Deploying Orchard to Windows Azure. Although you can find a tutorial regarding Deploying Orchard to Windows Azure at Orchard project web page, but I found that the page is not so friendly for those who came across Windows Azure for the first time.
So I re-write part of the tutorial especially for those who used / learn Windows Azure for the first time. I also include screen shot for each step so that you know where to click and so on. This tutorial divided into: Building Orchard PackageSetting Up Windows Azure Storage AccountSetting Up Azure SQL DatabaseSetting Up Windows Azure HostingMoving From Local Host to Windows Azure This section show you how you can download the latest Orchard’s project source code and build the Orchard package for Windows Azure.
Deployment - How to deploy Orchard CMS in Windows Azure. Experts, Is there any of you guys who has successfully built and deployed Orchard CMS (1.1 and above) in Azure?
I've tried to build the source codes (pulled from Codeplex repo) as suggested here: but keep on failing. If you see the comments of that article, you'll see some people are having the same problem with the ClickToBuildAzurePackage.cmd. It fails all the time!! The Open Source Q&A System. ChrisFulstow/NBlog. Haacked/Subtext · GitHub#readme. Atomsite.net-The AtomPub server for .NET. N2 Open Source ASP.NET CMS. DasBlog. DasBlog. Oxite. - Orchard Project. Welcome - FunnelWeb HQ. An open source ASP.NET 4.0 powered blogging engine.
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