Monthly Archives: April 2010

The Agile Visitor

When working with object structures, you may at times encounter the need to perform some operation across all the elements within the structure.  For instance, given a compound piece of machinery, you may want to perform some operation which requires … Continue reading 

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Double Dispatch is a Code Smell

If you’re using Double Dispatch in your code, this may be a symptom of an underlying design issue which may impact the maintainability of your application.  Due to the fact that Double Dispatch is at times confused with a form … Continue reading 

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Getting Started With Cygwin

With the increasing popularity of the Git version control system, many .Net developers are being introduced for the first time to Unix-like tools for Windows by way of two popular Git client platforms: msysgit and Cygwin. The more substantial of … Continue reading 

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