On Learning Python, Part 3

Now on Chapter 10 of Dive Into Python where I discover a code sample and explanation of using getattr to create what the author refers to as a "generic XML node dispatcher". It is very analagous to what I referred to in my previous post -- a Strategy Pattern.

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On Learning Python, Part 2

Going through Dive into Python, I ran across this example in the chapter dealing with Exceptions and Exception Handling.

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On Learning Python

While I don't see myself in the same boat as Mike Gunderloy in ditching .NET. I think C# and the entire Microsoft stack provides an incredible amount of functionality for business software. I have not spent my entire career on any one platform.

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Cropper Plugins Posted

I just checked in my three Cropper plugins (SendToOneNote, SendToFlickr, and SendToTinyPic) to the CodePlex project site.

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Cropper Plugins on CodePlex

Jon Galloway has setup a repository on CodePlex for Cropper Plugins. Per a comment he left tonight on an earlier post, I am going to dig out the source code for these and put them out into the public domain out on this CodePlex project, so hopefully others can improve upon them and use them how they wish.

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Scrum and MSF Agile

I am quite partial to Scrum in practice and in theory. I believe anyone who experiences the raw, transparent, and self-organizating nature of it would have to agree.

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Writing Custom Reports for Team Foundation Server

There is a post over at the Visual Studio Team System User Education blog asking for input on a bullet list of features the team plans to address.

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Intellisense Breaks After Uninstalling Resharper

Resharper is a big hit with the guys at work. I can see some of the value pre-Visual Studio 2005, but most, the extra features just don't seem that powerful inside the latest release of Visual Studio. Furthermore, my only experience with Resharper has been that it is notoriously slow when loading up the IDE as well as different solutions.

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Team Foundation Source Control and Test List Bug

Today I ran into a rather frustrating problem and after a quick Google search, I noticed others had been experiencing the same problem.

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Orcas Goodness

When are we going to get this?

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