TFS Data Warehouse not updating

Wednesday, 8 February 2006

I noticed today that the reports section of our intallation of TFS were not updating - they were still only showing 24th January. Here's the workaround.

Team Foundation signs off on Release Candidate

Saturday, 4 February 2006

Looks like I'll be asking Chris to grab this from MSDN Downloads mid-next week.

Extending Enums

Friday, 3 February 2006

A couple of articles on adding attributes to Enums.

Combine this with a custom TypeConverter and you've got some nice code to work with.

"the handle is invalid" error with VSTS and TFS

Friday, 3 February 2006

We've struck this error trying to check-in a file in Visual Studio Team System. You get a very helpful dialog that says "The handle is invalid".

Turns out this is a bug that has been fixed post-Beta3, and bites you when two people have checked out an item. The workaround is to use the Get Latest Version menu-item, merge changes then you should be ok.

See this post in the MSDN Forums for more details.

Uploading Files in ASP.NET 2.0

Friday, 3 February 2006

An Overview of using the FileUpload server control in ASP.NET 2.0.