Monthly Archives: February 2012

Build Times Poll

Let’s be honest (its anonymous anyways). How long is your ctrl+shift+b to build. Note it varies so think the longer ones? http://goodenoughsoftware.net/2012/02/25/build-times-2/ I couldn’t embed the poll here so its just a link through.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Powerful Questions

Powerful questions are key to good analysis sessions. From http://www.theworldcafe.com/pdfs/aopq.pdf a great quick read btw. “Questions can be like a lever you use to pry open the stuck lid on a paint can. . . . If we have a … Continue reading 

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

The Context Game

After the last post The Gibberish Game, I figured I would drop in some more posts about analysis games as they can be fun (as well as quite valuable in getting information about a domain out of people. Many times … Continue reading 

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

The Gibberish Game

I figured I would drop up a quick post on a game I like to play with domain experts. Very often when getting into a context or discovering new concepts we have a tendency to just take the first word … Continue reading 

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Sculptor “DDD” Toolkit

Just had someone send me a link to this. Seems like another MDA “DDD” tool. Whats wrong with this picture? These sentences? “Within 15 minutes you can go from scratch to a running application, including build scripts, Eclipse projects, domain … Continue reading 

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

Risk Management and Continuous Testing

So I just spent an hour listening to the herding code podcast on continuous testing. We were invited to come speak on it but oddly when asked at 0330 to be available at 0730; attendance is unlikely :). One particular … Continue reading 

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

Sorry for the quick flood

I have connected my other new blog to this one. Posts can now be seen through either http://goodenoughsoftware.net or through here. There will be a ton of comment coming up over the next few weeks on DDD, Mighty Moose, and … Continue reading 

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

Mighty Moose Demo Up

I put up a quick demo of Mighty Moose this weekend. Longer videos are in the process of uploading today so there will be more to come. Mighty Moose Demo Video

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Build Times [ctd]

All I can say is wow! I never had any idea that the problem was so prevalent in the .NET space. Over 50% of people had builds ranging over 1 minute! This is a real pain point for development teams … Continue reading 

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Build Times

Was answering some questions about Mighty Moose today and figured I would just drop a quick note here about the topic. “Mighty Moose does not work very well on my project as it takes 3-5 minutes for things to show … Continue reading 

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment