Garbage Collection and KeepAlive

While tracking down a problem and reading some stuff on garbage collection,I came across the GC.KeepAlive method. Looking at the example in the documentation really got me: In DoWork() the GC sometimes collects the Example object before the Hash property is finished executing. For me this looks like a bug in .NET. Playing around with … Continue reading Garbage Collection and KeepAlive


WDS add-in for Visual Studio 2005

A while ago I installed Windows Desktop Search (WDS) both on my machine at work and at home. I had looked at several desktop search engines and for reasons I don't remember I decided that WDS would best fit my needs. This morning I got tired of waiting for the file search in Visual Studio … Continue reading WDS add-in for Visual Studio 2005