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Developer with 8 years experience. I work with J, C, C++, C#, SQLite, MySQL, VBA, and a bunch of other odds and ends.

On Twitter: @MPProg


Nov
7
answered How can a programming novice identify poor code written by another?
Nov
7
asked Common practice for abandonware in SVN
Oct
30
awarded  Yearling
Oct
30
awarded  Nice Question
Oct
28
accepted Deployment in development phase for Agile projects
Oct
27
asked Deployment in development phase for Agile projects
Oct
20
comment Exploiting creativity with “free time”
The RSA presentation is exactly what I was thinking of, and that's where I got the Atlassian example.
Oct
20
asked Exploiting creativity with “free time”
Oct
11
comment Are there any downsides of 2 developers getting married?
@BrianKnoblauch If you want kids, yes.
Oct
7
comment How to tackle a boss who thinks everybody in this world is wrong except him?
Superb list. However, with the type of boss described by the asker, recognizing one's own mistakes reinforces said boss' opinion that the world is wrong, but he is. My 2¢, give the list to your boss.
Aug
13
accepted Wrapping basic functions in high-level functional-programming languages
Aug
12
revised Constructor parameter validation in C# - Best practices
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Aug
12
accepted UI design and confirmation paradigm
Aug
12
revised Constructor parameter validation in C# - Best practices
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Aug
12
comment Wrapping basic functions in high-level functional-programming languages
"Give in to the C side of the Force." I can dig that.
Aug
12
asked Wrapping basic functions in high-level functional-programming languages
Aug
10
comment one programmer, many languages — the name dilemma
Ditto "function". If it's not a keyword, it's just not meant to be.
Aug
2
awarded  Nice Answer
Jul
31
answered What can I do about multiple coworkers who constantly question my knowledge?
Jul
30
comment Can you actually produce high quality code if you are sleep deprived?
I was just going to post it as a comment because at this point, all answers are "me too's", but I thought it strange no one had mentioned the phenomenon yet.