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JAN18
Coding Best Practices When You’re Short On Time

One topic in software development that really fascinates me is coding best practices. I’m always searching for ways to improve my work and deliver value in a fast and consistent manner. It can be tricky to define what a “coding best practice” is. Some people are even in favor of downright retiring the term! But one... The post Coding Best Practices When You’re Short On Time appeared first on Software Quality Blog - SubMain Software.

SubMain News by Carlos Schults
JAN1
4 Common Datetime Mistakes in C# — And How to Avoid Them

Do you remember the “falsehoods programmers believe about X” meme that became popular among software blogs a few years ago? The first one was about names, but several others soon followed, covering topics such as addresses, geography, and online shopping. My favorite was the one about time. I hadn’t thought deeply about time and its... The post 4 Common Datetime Mistakes in C# — And How to Avoid Them appeared first on Software Quality Blog - SubMain Software.

SubMain News by Carlos Schults
JAN1
Code Review vs Pair-Programming: Which One Should Your Team Pick?

Some weeks ago, I was browsing Twitter when I saw this: Pair Programming > Code Review — Rafael Ponte (@rponte) November 19, 2017 This prompted a brief discussion between the author and me. He made good arguments, but I left unconvinced that pair programming was the obvious winner. As someone who’s implemented code review with... The post Code Review vs Pair-Programming: Which One Should Your Team Pick? appeared first on Software Quality Blog - SubMain Software.

SubMain News by Erik Dietrich
JAN1
Commented Out Code Is Junk In Your Codebase

Why do we have the tendency to comment out code instead of just deleting it? The reason is that we don’t want to lose a piece of code that might come in handy in the future. Maybe we think we’re still going to need it because it solves some problem in an elegant way. Or... The post Commented Out Code Is Junk In Your Codebase appeared first on Software Quality Blog - SubMain Software.

SubMain News by Erik Dietrich
JAN1
Released: CodeIt.Right v3.2

A new CodeIt.Right update is available now – version v3.2 – includes VS2017 performance improvements, minor enhancements, and bug fixes: Resolved: Improved performance loading solutions in VS2017 by moving it to an async thread Resolved: Code quality hints now showing up correctly in VS2010-2015 Editor Resolved: DoNotCatchSpecifiedExceptionTypes rule in VB now works correctly when the Catch... The post Released: CodeIt.Right v3.2 appeared first on Software Quality Blog - SubMain Software.

SubMain News by Serge Baranovsky
JAN1
Hungarian Notation Postmortem: What Went Wrong?

Is Hungarian notation really adjDead? Suggesting a postmortem might be a bit premature, but it could be fun to take a quick dive into what we’ve learned from a really smart Hungarian named Charles Simonyi who tried to find a better way. Anyone who tries to bring some clarity to the chaos they find in... The post Hungarian Notation Postmortem: What Went Wrong? appeared first on Software Quality Blog - SubMain Software.

SubMain News by Erik Dietrich
JAN1
Released: GhostDoc v5.8 Update

UPDATE: a fix for the VS slowdown when adding/renaming solution files included with the build 17335 on December 1, 2017 GhostDoc v5.8.17330 update is a maintenance update and includes Added SubMain.GhostDoc.Cmd.clr4.exe to run the command line utility on .NET FW 4.0 Now can add XML Comments for single files outside of the project Now don’t... The post Released: GhostDoc v5.8 Update appeared first on Software Quality Blog - SubMain Software.

SubMain News by Serge Baranovsky
JAN1
CodeIt.Right Rules Explained, Part 12

This week, we bring you another post in the CodeIt.Right Rules Explained series. In case this is new for you, with each post in the series, I take you through three CodeIt.Right rules in detail. CodeIt.Right is an automated code review tool, making use of static code analysis. As I always do with these posts, I’ll... The post CodeIt.Right Rules Explained, Part 12 appeared first on Software Quality Blog - SubMain Software.

SubMain News by Erik Dietrich