Author Archives: Glenn Block

Debugging xUnit tests in Xamarin Studio and Mono Develop using The Debugging Trick™

Update: This post has been completely revamped, as it turns out there is much easier way, kudos to Michael for pointing this out. I will lament my image editing skills for a small second As I mentioned in my recent post … Continue reading 

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Fluent 2014, Splunk for JavaScript developers, and a dash of Hypermedia

Recently a bunch of my fellow Splunkers and I had the pleasure of attending Fluent 2014 in San Francisco where we held down our Splunk booth. It was a great event! While at the booth I had the privilege of … Continue reading 

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Extending Splunk’s search language with custom search commands.

I recently blogged on a feature which I worked on, custom search commands for Splunk in our Python SDK. Custom search commands allow you to extend Splunk’s search language with new commands that can do things like apply custom filtering, perform … Continue reading 

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A discussion on API Documentation and Hypermedia

A few weeks ago, I read a great post from Kin Lane where he was talking about the Open API movement in government. One of the things he discussed was the momentum around APIs and adoption of emerging standards for … Continue reading 

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On Duck Typing

Update: Phil Haack just posted his own reflections on Duck Typing which by the way has a much cooler title than mine! Another Update: A coworker on my team just passed me an awesome video from Daniel Spiewak describing the fundamentals … Continue reading 

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