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Method not found: ‘Boolean System.Threading.WaitHandle.WaitOne(System.TimeSpan)’

Posted Jun 25 2010 by in Programming with Comments Off on Method not found: ‘Boolean System.Threading.WaitHandle.WaitOne(System.TimeSpan)’

The above exception came up quite unexpectedly at a customer yesterday. WTF? This method certainly exists on my machine, and every other machine we tested on up until now? How can a core .NET function not exist?

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On the shoulders of giants

Posted May 6 2010 by in General, Programming with Comments Off on On the shoulders of giants

While I don’t plan to blog often, there are times during the course of my work when I run into a difficult technical problem whose solution, almost invariably, comes from someone else “out there”. This blog will attempt to collect some of those solutions, to make it easier for others with the same problem to find them.

   
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