Monthly Archives: July 2006

Announcing Windows Developer Power Tools

Jim Holmes and James Avery have announced their book Windows Developer Power Tools.  I was lucky enough to be asked to contribute an article on CI Factory titled Easing the Burden of Implementing a Continuous Integration Process with CI Factory. Chapter 12 Build, … Continue reading

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July 12, 2006 Continuous Integration

Build Contention Equation

We are exploring new ways to build our software at work.  I was trying to convey a thought on validating the feasibility of a build process today with the following equation. Number of Change Packages = 8 Hours * 60 Minutes / … Continue reading

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What is testability?  When we look at a test subject what is the criteria it that we use to judge it?  What makes us say that needs to be refactored?  What makes us say that is easy to test?  I am sure … Continue reading

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July 4, 2006 OOP, Unit Testing