Incremental Thoughts

A set of facts, stories, events, people, and places that I found interesting at some point in time.

Effective Techniques and Tools for Reducing Leaks in .NET (C#)

But .NET does not allow you to leak??? It's got garbage collection and what not. L Sadly, there...

Author: Chuck England - MSFT Date: 10/26/2011

Splitting Large Solutions

Note: I am a Microsoft Employee, but my views are my own. (whew got that off my chest, and...

Author: Chuck England - MSFT Date: 10/25/2011

Rules for Riding

DISCLAIMER: Use these rules at your own risk, or don't use them at all. I make no statement of their...

Author: Chuck England - MSFT Date: 06/10/2011

Batching Resources in MSBuild – Part 1

Sometime after Visual Studio 2010 shipped, we received reports about an issue where when targeting...

Author: Chuck England - MSFT Date: 06/06/2011

Shameless Plug

I work in Redmond on what used to be called the Visual Studio Platform (VSP) during the development...

Author: Chuck England - MSFT Date: 05/25/2011

You Can’t Always Get What You Want, You Get What You Need

I get a lot of feedback from customers on Assembly Resolution. It normally comes in the form of "I...

Author: Chuck England - MSFT Date: 05/25/2011

Not the whole solution

A common misconception I hear a lot is that MSBuild knows how to build Visual Studio solutions....

Author: Chuck England - MSFT Date: 05/19/2011

Hello, world.

Welcome to my blog. The bits you will see here will most likely revolve around my work here at...

Author: codekitty Date: 07/11/2008