Category Archives: Visual Studio

It’s Beta For a Reason!

Today, I was in the process of creating a branch of Elevate to support .NET 4.0 when I came across a subtle, but breaking change in the Enumerable.Count function. The following code works in .NET 3.5, but fails in .NET 4.0 Beta 2: The Enumerable.Count method in .NET 4.0 Beta 2 fails to recognize that […]

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Early Impressions – F# in Visual Studio 2010 Beta 1 and May CTP

First thing’s first. If you’re interested in an in depth description of the changes to F# in the 2010 beta and the May CTP, look no further than this post by Don Syme. Clearly, the F# team has been busy: http://blogs.msdn.com/dsyme/archive/2009/05/20/visual-studio-2010-beta1-with-f-is-now-available-plus-matching-f-ctp-update-for-vs2008.aspx After parsing the above notes and spending a little time with the new version […]

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