Eric Gunnerson on Channel 9…

Two video interviews with Eric Gunnerson appeared on Channel 9 today: What has the biggest change at Microsoft since you’ve been here? How do you design new features for C#?  

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Jay discusses the use of partial classes in Windows Forms 2.0

This new feature, which isn’t limited to Windows Forms, allows a single class to extend across multiple files, isn’t limited to Windows Forms but the designer-generated code is just screaming out for a solution like this. Jay writes: Winforms designed code and C# partial classes In Whidbey, the WinForms designer takes advantage of a new…

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I know that movies based on books are often a disappointment…

In many ways, I’m ok with that; it isn’t like they took away the book when they made the movie… LOTR is one of the few exceptions in recent times, although I also enjoyed Timeline (forgive me)… Bourne Identity might have been a good movie, I can’t say because having read the book coloured my view…

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Visual Basic At The Movies now available…

We just launched a series of videos about VB.NET onto the Visual Basic Developer Center, check them out!Just a little note: If you experience problems watching these videos, you may wish to try installing the WMP9 codecs (or WMP9 itself, although that is not a requirement) or following the steps in this KB article.

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Presentation from Francesco Balena on Data Structures for VB Programmers

From Paschal’s blog… Data Structures for VB programmers Interesting PDF file to understand .NET stuff like basic types, arrays, collections and regular expressions. Download here Source: Only4gurus Good presentation… from a great author. It appears to be a Wintellect presentation, so I hope they intended for it to be posted for free like this…

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Ok, if you are programming against AD… this is so very cool…

This very recent article from CodeProject.com shows a Windows Forms control (C#) that allows you to browse AD objects… I have some issues with the implemenation (mainly: why use a User Control… why not just inherit from TreeView?), but the idea is great and well… it works, so why not take a look!?! Active Directory…

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Eric is looking for your opinion on C# related blogs…

If you have any opinions on this topic, make sure you click on the link below and comment through Eric’s blog… Who are the best C# bloggers?I’d like to create a list of the best C# bloggers, primarily those outside of Microsoft. Please comment with your choice, and I’ll do another post with the full list….

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Gregg Miskelly covers some more debugging options…

Gregg covers some other methods of attaching to a process for debugging… Attaching to a process without a dialogIn [a recent post], Shaykat gave one alternative to the ntsd ‘-pn’ option. I figured I would give two more.

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Matt Warren discusses ObjectSpaces and ORM in general

Check out this post from ‘The Wayward WebLog’… it is a good discussion starter for anyone who wants to chat about ORM (object-relational mapping) … ObjectSpaces: The Devil is in the Demand I’ve coined the phrase ‘object span’ to describe the ability to front load a graph-based query with enough information to cherry pick at…

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