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Practical Thoughts on Equivalency Class Partitioning and Boundary Testing

I recently had a friend ask for my thoughts on some software testing methodologies / tools and within that the topic of Equivalence Classes and Boundaries came up. The book he was using, while highly recommended, did a rather poor … Continue reading

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Microsoft Moles Crashes while Multithreaded

So I’ve been doing a lot of C#.NET lately and found one of the coolest tools ever earlier this week: Microsoft Moles. Seriously, this stuff is awesome. The name’s a little strange. I mean, come on, when’s the last time … Continue reading

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Integrating LoadRunner 11 and SiteScope 11 with Authentication Enabled

So I’ve been silent for a while. Not because I haven’t had any good ideas but because I’ve just been too busy to sit down and write them out! Well, I’m taking the time this morning because this one is … Continue reading

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Mounting your VOB 101: Slow down there, partner!

The purpose of this post is to help others who find absolutely no useful information if confronted with the following message while mounting a ClearCase VOB: Mounting MVFS filesystem \<VOB>. cleartool: Error: Unable to mount: File exists I found this … Continue reading

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Giving people some space…to talk!

So I’ve been thinking a lot about this today. Why? Well, for one I spent over 6 hours in meetings today. For another, many of those meetings were meant for me to try and convey a point while also eliciting … Continue reading

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Build Forge Agent Proxy

So I’ve been really busy the last few months. REALLY BUSY. But, I’ve also had the chance to learn a lot of new things. One of the more interesting things I’ve learned lately (as in, the past week) is that … Continue reading

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Speeding up ClearCase lost+found removals

Have you ever had a lot of unnecessary files in a ClearCase VOB’s lost+found folder? Have you ever tried to get rid of them and the best you can do is the following command from within the lost+found folder? (This … Continue reading

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FIPS 140-2 for Mere Mortals

I had a call today from someone who was experiencing an issue centered around SSL. While the subject of this post has absolutely nothing to do with that call, it did make me remember another article I wrote about FIPS … Continue reading

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Delivering the goods…UCM style

I’m going to list several random terms and you tell me what they all have in common. UCM Deliver Rebase Activity Integration Development Stream View ALBD Server No guesses? Oh, come on…it’s not that hard. Or is it? Perhaps after … Continue reading

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