Monthly Archives: November 2010

>The Importance of External Builds

>Over reliance on an IDE for builds can lead to a false comfort factor. The importance of a build that isn’t affected by any particular IDE configuration or way of building was beaten home this weekend. I was working on … Continue reading

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>EclipseCon Submission Ideas

>…or How to Get Your’s Filtered to the Top of the List. Basically, Kent Beck had said it best, “Write to the Program Committee”. For more details see, “How to Get a Paper Accepted at OOPSLA.” Since I’m on the … Continue reading

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>The Vex I always Wanted

> I’ve been using Vex off and on for the last couple of years. It is good at allowing you to quickly add some content and review it. However, one of the items it has always lacked and has kept … Continue reading

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