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  • Alan Cameron Wills - Domain Specific Languages

    UML the answer? -- more

    Grady Booch writes : Will's blog had a number of errors of fact, Ouch! Well, permit me to unruffle my feathers a bit. It's more a difference of emphasis. But let's start at the top. GB> I'm disappointed that Microsoft choose the term "software factory...
  • JasonJoh's [MSFT] WebLog

    Getting Exchange MAPI's GC-Reconnect stuff to work

    I recently wrestled with this and found it wasn't exactly intuitive, so I wanted to share my findings. What the heck am I talking about? Imagine this scenario. Your MAPI application running on a machine with Exchange 2000 or 2003's MAPI implementation...
  • Visual ActiveKent Sharkey .NET SE 3.11

    Still time for one more headache in 2004

    I know I've promised to be good, and I've sucked the life out of any possible controversial topic off of this blog. So, to finish up the year, it's time to get myself in trouble again. The MSDN stats report came out for November, and I noticed a few tasty...
  • SGriffin's MAPI Internals

    Connection State API Corrections

    [This is now documented here: ] I've been working with Dmitry Streblechenko on getting a sample using the Connection State API . We've uncovered a number of doc bugs. All of them have been reported...
  • Brad Abrams

    C# Quiz: Will that compile?

    A recent internal thread and a little nudge inspired me to offer this little quiz to keep the old grey matter working over the holiday break. In V2.0, does this code compile? If not why not and how would you fix it? Obviously the quiz is a little more...
  • SMSPerfGuy's WebLog

    SMS 2003 Solution Accelerators

    Systems Management Server (SMS) 2003 Solution Accelerators deliver additional benefits for Windows Server System environments by delivering Microsoft Operations Framework (MOF) and IT Infrastructure Library–based best practices and prescriptive guidance...
  • Somasegar's blog

    "Bug of the Week" award

    Since the launch of the MSDN Product Feedback Center , we have been getting a steady stream of your (customer) feedback on bugs that you encounter, suggestions for product improvements, features that you deeply care about, etc. Each and every piece of...
  • Dmitri Martynov

    Talk with ISV tech community: again WS vs Remoting

    Before my presentation at our quarterly ISV Community Days had a rather long discussion staying in a circle of ISV techies. To the left was PM from one of the ERP vendor who're doing Remoting and to the right stayed Web-services guy with process automation...
  • Dr. eX's Blog

    Best Practice for Adding Commands to Visual Studio .NET

    One of the most important considerations to increase the performance of Visual Studio .NET is to delay the loading of VSPackages. Loading a VSPackage DLL is expensive from a file I/O point of view, adding extra memory pressure to the working set, and...
  • Junfeng Zhang's Musing

    Fusion Workshop

    Microsoft MVP Richard Grimes released an online fusion workshop. It discusses various fusion issues like GAC, probing, versioning etc. This is a good resource to get people familiar with fusion technology.
  • Jack Greenfield's Blog


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  • Alex Barnett's blog

    P2P Live TV - Cybersky

    Via Darknet , Red Herring interviews MR Ciberski , founder of Cybersky TV. Cybersky promises to deliver live TV delivered over a P2P network: "German software engineers Guido Ciberski and Petra Bauersachs are promising to introduce software they call...
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