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Monthly Archives: September 2007

Vista vs. XP

About a month ago, I finally gave in and upgraded my main dev machine. It was getting a little slow for the my various build tasks and running multiple instances of LFS for my test environment just didn’t work. That … Continue reading

September 29, 2007 geek ,

Automatic properties syntax wish

Just a quick thought on on Automatic properties in C# 3.0 (.NET 3.5, Orcas, whathaveyou). I, like most .NET developers, have spent too much time writing private string foo; public string Foo { get { return foo; } set { … Continue reading

September 23, 2007 .net , ,

TDD & you can’t test what you can’t measure

Recently I’ve been dealing with a lot of bug fixing that I can’t find a good way to wrap tests around. Which is really annoying, because it means that as things get refactored these bugs can come back. These scenarios … Continue reading

September 10, 2007 .net , ,