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Why I hate Microsoft programmers

By Dan8267   2013 Jan 23, 9:00am   1,198 views   8 comments   watch (1)   quote      

After waiting an hour for the single threaded task to complete in Visual Studio 2012.

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1   curious2   564/564 = 100% civil   2013 Jan 23, 9:16am  ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike   quote    

Also Windows usually doesn't let me copy and paste the text of error messages, so I have to re-type them in order to search online for help.

2   Tenpoundbass   988/989 = 99% civil   2013 Jan 23, 10:25pm  ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike (1)   quote    

Copy text from the watcher, you can do it there.
As for not being able to copy text from Windows error dialog boxes, that's an OS API thing not the developer tools. And MS Sucks ass for it, they need fix that shit, it wasn't that way in XP.

Why not create a generic collection instead of a Dataset?
You can query the collection using Linq just as easy if not better than using a dataset,

3   zzyzzx   570/570 = 100% civil   2013 Jan 23, 11:00pm  ↑ like   ↓ dislike (2)   quote    

Obligatory just use Oracle instead. you'd be amazed what the free version of it can do (Oracle XE).

4   Dan8267   2554/2586 = 98% civil   2013 Jan 24, 12:03am  ↑ like   ↓ dislike (1)   quote    

CaptainShuddup says

Why not create a generic collection instead of a Dataset?

I was just trying to crank out a quick ER diagram for documentation.

5   epitaph   38/38 = 100% civil   2013 Jan 24, 12:22am  ↑ like (4)   ↓ dislike   quote    

curious2 says

Also Windows usually doesn't let me copy and paste the text of error messages, so I have to re-type them in order to search online for help.

First world problems.

6   Tenpoundbass   988/989 = 99% civil   2013 Jan 24, 4:23am  ↑ like   ↓ dislike (2)   quote    

Dan8267 says

I was just trying to crank out a quick ER diagram for documentation.

You still have to comment it somewhere. Why not in your declarations, then use Sandcastle to package you up a nice nifty CHM file.

7   APOCALYPSEFUCKisShostikovitch     2013 Jan 24, 5:53am  ↑ like (7)   ↓ dislike   quote    

Die, Usupported UDTs, Fucking Die!

8   Dan8267   2554/2586 = 98% civil   2013 Jan 24, 7:07am  ↑ like   ↓ dislike (1)   quote    

APOCALYPSEFUCK is Shostakovich says

Die, Usupported UDTs, Fucking Die!

Pure Genius!

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