I’ve been programming in C# for about five years, and today whilst reading the C# language specification v3.0, came across the null coalescing operator.
Much like T-SQL’s ISNULL function, the operator replaces null values with the specified replacement value.
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Chances are that if you’ve been using Visual Studio .NET, you’ll have come across the concept of snippets – useful reusable chunks of code that are inserted after typing in a small textual identifier for that snippet. This tutorial describes Visual Studio .NET snippets and describes how you can create your own.
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I’m reminded again today of how quickly time has passed with this story on the BBC Website. I find it incredible that it’s 10 years since I first visited their site, a time when I was at university, studying computer science. Continue reading “Happy birthday to the BBC Website”
The other day, I had a niggling issue with session data. Initially, I could see no reason for my in-proc session data being lost between postbacks. Continue reading “Deleting directory on ASP.NET 2.0 site causes Session invalidation”