Category Archives: VStudio

A typical effect of setting CopyLocal = true

If you read me in the past, you certainly know that I have a problem about the Visual Studio default option that set CopyLocal = true in project references assemblies. I mean this option: I’ve already explained the problem in … Continue reading 

Also posted in Acyclic componentization, Code Dependency, code structure, Code visualization, CopyLocal syndrome, Dependency Cycle, Dependency Graph, Dependency Matrix, graph, Graph of Dependencies, Lines of Code, Maintainability, Partitioning, Visual Studio, VS | 22 Comments

NDepend v3 is now 100% integrated in Visual Studio.

First of all, if you are like me, you certainly don’t want another Visual Studio extension that will slow down your work environment. So let’s be clear: tremendous efforts have been put on performance and memory consumption. Even on large … Continue reading 

Also posted in code base snapshot comparison, Code visualization, CQL, Dependency Graph, Dependency Matrix, incremental analysis, Metric View, NDepend, Reflector, Rich Code Search, Silverlight, Treemap, Visual Studio, VS, VS Integration | 15 Comments