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  • Steve Cook's WebLog

    New places to look

    The latest installment of our DSL tools is available for download here . Jochen Seemann announces it here . Jack Greenfield has started blogging here .
  • One Louder

    Dan Gillmor spoke at Microsoft

    BillCan blogged about Dan Gillmor's presentation at Microsoft. I was there too and knew there was something I was forgetting to blog about. Yeah, they let us mere mortals attend MS Research can spot us, we are the ones with the lip gloss...
  • oliverlu's WebLog

    使用Application Center Test (ACT)来做压力测试

    在我们完成了基于 SPS2003 的开发,实现了我们的具体应用以后,我们是不是就可以直接请用户来使用了呢?如果我这么做,那么有经验的开发人员一定会对此嗤之以鼻:居然连压力测试也不做!真是不想活了 …… 呵呵,是啊。开发环境往往只考虑功能,到了具体环境中,就需要考虑有大量的用户来访问的时候,很多功能会不会出错?性能会怎么样呢? …… 我们这里就简单看看,怎么来做压力测试。 相信作压力测试肯定有很多工具,而我们一般使用的,现在很多是 Application Center Test (ACT) 。这个东东是...
  • 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...
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