SDF tools

SQL Server Compact (SQL CE) stores it’s databases in files with the extension SDF. SQL CE is intended to run on desktops and mobile devices. Here are the two tools I use for working with them. SQLite / SQL Server Compact Toolbox SQLite / SQL Server Compact Toolbox is a great Visual Studio extension for […]

Short rant about Hungarian notation

Often when I read source code it’s more like scanning. The right PascalCasing and camelCasing helps a lot. But sometimes I stumble across identifiers that break my normal intuitive flow. These identifiers are often used in conjunction with Hungarian notation. Joel Spolsky points out in his great blog why Hungarian notation is a good thing. […]