When is a bug a bug and when is it an incomplete feature

Had a fascinating conversation with one of our partners today, the meeting was about how they should be integrating all the new test artifacts in VSTS 2010 (Test Cases, Test Plans, Test Configs, Shared Steps, Test Points, Test Results) into their customised process guidance. They already have some Test artifacts in their current guidance and…

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PDC: D-1

Spent this morning at the convention centre getting some help from the onsite Tech Support guys with a demo hardware disaster that had an unfortunate impact on my codecamp session. Apologies to the attendees for the lack of focus on the session as I was fighting the hardware all the way! However folks seemed to…

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PDC: D-2

Its Saturday and I am hanging out in the fabby LA weather, high 80’s today. I spent the day at the SoCal CodeCamp, no sessions for me to present today so I got spend the day listening to other folks. There is nothing more educational than watching other people present on the product you work…

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Yipeeeeee, PDC time!

Yep I’m off to LA at the end of the week. Originally I was supposed to do a session on Software Quality and Diagnostics for Services, but we gave that slot to some other folks, then I was not going, then I was added to the booth/lounge team and now I also have lunch panel…

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Unit Testing for Silverlight...

Jeff has a follow up post to the demos from Mix here. The silverlight unit test framework is based on a special build of mstest’s infrastructure, targetted at CoreCLR.   How cool is that 🙂

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Rosario Nov CTP: Great Walkthrough of Planning and Executing Tests from one of our MVPs

I love our MVPs (most of the time <g>) I was about to sit down, after watching the Seahawks win the division again, and write a lap around the November CTP from a test perspective. However Grant Holliday has 2 great posts. In general he gets it all right, including the speculation about what Shared…

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Data Dude Power Tools V1 Available

Stealing shamelessly from the mail Gert sent internally, I’m downloading now…   The Power Tools contain an impressing first set of new features; Dependency Viewer Refactoring Move Schema Expand Wildcard Fully Quality Name Refactor in to strongly typed DataSet definitions Refactor Command Generator Data Generation Sequential Data Bound Generator Editors for the Data Bound Generator, Sequential Data…

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Rosario: Next Generation of Team Test (almost) out in the wild - Rosario Aug CTP

Brian let the cat out of the bag earlier today, then Doug confirmed it. The project I came over to VSTS to focus on is starting to get shared. As Brian discusses in his post we demo’d live code from the Aug CTP and the CTP that will follow Aug this week to our Technical Field and…

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