Chaos Trees

Have you ever done a lot of work writing code over tree based structures?  I’ve been doing that a lot lately. It’s kind of a habit now.  It started years ago working on the .Net XML library, and it has progressed through various language development projects.  I’ve spent the last few weeks trying to get…

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Impending Doom

My manager said to me last week, “The most important thing the c# compiler does, is not compiling the code, it is generating good error messages.”  Helping you write bug free code is what we do.  I was thinking about this yesterday as I sat in a design meeting for the next version of the language.  We…

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Drug induced dreams

So Bill’s updated his character sheet.  I’m not quite sure, does Knighthood count as an epic level paladin or a prestige class?  I was thinking about this last night while I sat playing a game at a friends house.  It’s my once a week get-away from the family.  Not that I don’t enjoy my wife…

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The parallel you

This is my first post.  This is my first weblog.  It is not much of a weblog yet.  You probably are not even reading this.  Heck, I may not even be writing this.  It’s early at Microsoft. All I have to drink is a can of bubbly water.  Lets hope some seeps into my personality. I suppose that’s the…

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