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Product Review: MyColors Trial

Stardock Object Desktop is a collection of applications that beautifies your Windows experience. But not every bit of OD is a must. For example, a free set consisting of ObjectDock, CursorFX makes ...

Dynamic C# Extensions Are Coming

DLR enables Python and Ruby on .NET platform. But the Java/Groovy issue comes again. Although IronPython and IronRuby can call C# code, the reverse is not possible now. According to this post, in ...

GrapeVine Voice: Further Delay

Even though there are still ten days left in this month, I am not sure whether the CJF issue I posted can be fixed. So further delay of 6.0 Final release is quite likely to happen. Stay tuned.

GPL 3 Adoption

Even though Linus denies to put Linux kernel under GPL 3, we continue to see other projects moving to GPL 3, a special upgrade of GPL 2 after Novell and Microsoft agreement. Two latest examples of ...

GrapeVine Voice: Undocumented JCF Change

According to Anthony’s notes, 2.34 of JCF introduces the following changes, Compiled in Delphi 2007 using the latest version of JCL and JVCL Generics are now supported: imported and passed al...

Product Review: Unit Test As Specification

I am going to continue using NUnit, but have to say NSpec is wonderful because it makes writing unit tests more fun. Why should we call the items “Test Cases” or [Test] when they can be called nice...

Product Review: .NET Custom Search

I am now listening to an old Podcast session of Hanselminutes which is talking about Software Architecture. In that SearchDotNet.com was introduced as a customized Google Search for .NET only. So I...

对于开源的种种误读

(CSDN Jan 18, 2008) 由于微软发布了.NET Framework部分源代码,CSDN的论坛上面冒出来不少带有点”歌功颂德”味道的帖子,挂着”开源”的字眼表扬微软,十分的滑稽。这也让人不难理解为什么人家Linus说中国对开源 事业做的贡献少。国人对于开源始终还是抱着一知半解的心态,从一些简单的例子就可以反映出来。 1. 漠视开源协议 不少国内人士对于GPL的代码也是拿...