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Developing a Unit Test Framework (Part 1)

I always knew this was bound to happen, I have dreaded its inevitability but alas it finally happened…and not for the first time. All programmers have been down this road, you perusing that aging lump of cobwebs you call code. You decide to do a little dust busting and before you know it, everything is [...]

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Developing a Unit Test Framework (Part 2)

In Part 1 [1], we discussed the main features of what makes a good unit testing framework. This article documents the step by step design process and key decisions made during the development of the unit testing framework. I will only cover the overarching design goals. If you would like to see a more detailed example of a [...]

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Rise of another kind of Botnet

Wikipedia defines a botnet as a collection of compromised computers connected to the internet and used for malicious purposes. Before proceeding I want to make two things clear, I do not agree with their definition. I am in support of botnets. The later point may prove to be more controversial than the first. However, it [...]

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