Headed to the TwinCities .NET User Group

I’m headed back to Minnesota (born & raised) for an early x-mas vacation (I hear there’s snow!).  I’m planning to attend the TwinCities .NET User Group on December 4 at the Bloomington field office.  If you’re in the area, I hope to see you there.  It looks like fellow Seattleite Jeff Barr from Amazon will…

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Answer to Weak Reference Question

New Page 1 Ian Ringrose asked a question on my post about the PDC CLR architecture forum about inner classes and weak references.  Thanks to Amir Massourian for posting back an example of how to code this up using the CLR.

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Generics internals documentation from Microsoft Research

From Andrew Kennedy, one of the primary authors of the new CLR generics feature in the Whidbey product: Just to mention that the internals of generics are detailed in our PDLI’2001 paper, available on the web: http://research.microsoft.com/projects/clrgen/generics.pdf (Apologies if you all knew this already). This is a good place to point people who ask generics-internals…

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How do you host managed code in your process?

The Interop White Paper can be found both online and on the PDC Longhorn DVD second disc.  It’s called “The Developer’s Guide To Migration and Interoperability in Longhorn: Alpha Patterns and Practices”.

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Hosting the CLR panel notes

Put the Power Inside: Hosting the CLR in Your Application Track: Panels   Code: PNL07 Room: Room501ABC   Time Slot: Thu, October 30 10:30 AM-12:00 PM Speakers: Andrew Murchison, Christopher Brown, Christopher Brumme, Dmitry Robsman, Jose Blakeley, Mahesh Prakriya, Mark Alcazar, Sean Trowbridge, Thomas Quinn Expose the power of managed code to your customers by using the CLR as…

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More readable CLR Panel notes

Thursday, October 30, 2003 CLR Panel Discussion The following is the "transcript" I took of the "Designing the CLR" Panel discussion.  We had probably around 200 people in attendance, with an open mic forum.  The Panel was swamped with standing room only folks at the end (about 40 up around the stage with lot's of…

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PDC CLR Architectur Panel

Thursday, October 30, 2003 10:09 AM   CLR Panel Discussion The following is the "transcript" I took of the "Designing the CLR" Panel discussion.  We had probably around 200 people in attendance, with an open mic forum.  The Panel was swamped with standing ro= om only folks at the end (about 40 up around the…

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PDC starts, despite LA fires

Yesterday was the day for me to head to the PDC.  My flight was to leave SeaTac at 9:15.  We got on the plane, they pulled back the jetway, they stopped, the pulled the jetway back again, and we got off.  Fires in LA had closed the radar station.  I wound up spending the rest…

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Rico's Perf Talk

Lest everything I post take me 3 weeks to write, here is a quick one:  The CLR team recently did some internal performance training for Microsoft engineers.  One of these talks from Rico Mariani is now live on the net.  Enjoy…

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SOS Debugging of the CLR, Part 1

SOS Debugging of the CLR, Part 1 SOS Debugging with the CLR (Part 1) In this entry I was planning to cover some debugging hints and tricks primarily with the SOS extension dll.  A couple of things happened after I started.  First, I did a quick search on the net and was very pleasantly surprised…

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