For the second time in the last month I’ve bumped into a problem, googled it, clicked on a link to Addy’s blog, and found the perfect solution.
- Getting the POSITION() of the PARENT node using Xpath
- XmlDocument.CreateProcessingInstruction goes better with XmlDocument.InsertBefore
There are lots of .NET blogs that cover the esoterics of CLR internals, v-next versions of the tools, and geek chic stuff that is very interesting but not all that useful for shipping apps. Then there are the blogs that contain practical information and insights that make you more productive writing code day to day. The first category of blogs are fun, but the I’d be less able to get things done without the latter group.