Interesting problem when using IVsSccEnlistmentPathTranslation

One of the less recognized features of TFS integration with Visual Studio, is that we track how selection changes in Solution Explorer and we update Team Explorer accordingly. The motivation is that when you use Team menu, to for example create work item, you want to do it in the most probable team project –…

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Project system integration with version control – please don’t optimize too much!

Motto for today is: “We should forget about small efficiencies, say about 97% of the time: premature optimization is the root of all evil” Visual Studio 2010 was significant for TFS version control for many reasons (biggest being probably schema change), but one that every one in the division was paying attention was that we…

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"tf difference" improvements in TFS 2010

One very small annoyance that we were hitting regularly in TFS 2008 was trying to diff file which didn’t have pending change. Assuming that we want to see changes checked in on a server, we would need to specify some less than trivial parameter: “tf diff foo.txt;W~T” If there was a pending rename involved, it…

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