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Monthly Archives: September 2008

Learning and craftsmanship

Roy has a pretty thoughful post on the barrier to entry for most developers with Test-Driven Development. I hope I am not doing Roy a disservice by summarizing it as: we have made TDD unapproachable to many by making it … Continue reading 

Posted in Agile, Fakes, Mocks, Object-Orientation, Stubs, TDD, XP, xUnit | 23 Comments

AltNetConf Reflections

With the smoke clearing from the altnetconf this weekend I thought I might reflect a little on the ambience. Once again I was really pleased with how the Open Space format turned out. We find that we do not get … Continue reading 

Posted in altnetconf, AltNetUK | 7 Comments

Alt.Net Conference London and DDD 7 voting

It never rains conferences but it pours. Tonight and tomorrow is the 2nd London Alt.Net conference. It has been just over 6 months since the last one, so it will be interesting to see where everyone is this time around. I … Continue reading 

Posted in altnetconf, AltNetUK | 1 Comment

TDD and Hard To Test Areas, Part 2

It’s been a while. I have been heads down on a new project (more about that some other time), and have not got around to posting. Without further ado here is the follow up post to TDD and Hart To … Continue reading 

Posted in Agile, Fakes, Mocks, Object-Orientation, Stubs, TDD, xUnit | 2 Comments