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Reflecting Over Generic Types – Careful Now!

Today was I was on holiday, doing a « faire le ponte » between the weekend and the public holiday toussaint (all saints day). I had chance to get lots of little jobs out of the way, such as tidying the garden and making the Christmas puddings. In between that I installed Visual Studio 2005 RTM on my laptop as apposed to a virtual machine.   So I thought I’d also take some time to write up some notes on things that I have noticed reflecting over generic types in framework version 2.0. In, what I shall...

Top VSTS Tips - source control

If you want use the source control get to know the new command line tool 'h'. It seems what you can do though the IDE is a bit limited, for example there doesn't seem to be away to map source control folder to a folder on the disk without using 'h'.   The full details of the commands are available here: http://blogs.msdn.com/buckh/articles/CommandLineSummary.aspx   And if you did want to map a folder the syntax would be: h workfold /map /workspace:MyWorkspaceName $/MySSPath C:\MyPath   There are a couple of slightly annoying things:  - There’s no way copy and past the path so you...