A curious problem that I had today at work: I’m working on a component that suppose to run as another “service”. Because of the environment limitations I could not just debug using visual studio (F5) and had to set my debug points manually using __debugbreak. I recently installed Windows 7 and so far I enjoy … Continue reading What to do when DebugBreak won’t let me debug on windows7/Vista
A software developer job is not easy, we’re expected to be self learners, take initiative and multi-task. So much needs to be done that it you might be overwhelmed by the amount of things needs to be done in a single day: send a patch to a customer, setup a meeting, ask a fellow developer … Continue reading Developer GTD
DevExpress the creator of Refactor and CodeRush two great visual studio productivity tools provide a free library called DXCore that can be used to create rich plug-ins that can extend visual studio the same way their commercial products do. Until visual studio 2010 will be widely developers can use DXCore to extend visual studio and … Continue reading How to write a simple DXCore plug-in
If you’re in Tel Aviv this Sunday (14/06) come to Leo Blooms (map) for drinks and more. Either sign for the event in facebook or just drop by And don’t forget to toast Ariel for proposing this meeting.
Although there is some time until the official release of Visual Studio 2010 Microsoft has been kind enough to provide us early adopters a beta version to play with. Fortunately for me in I had actual work to do using the new visual studio and decided it was a good fit for me. I especially … Continue reading 4 Reasons I can’t wait for VS2010