May 2008 Entries

LINQPad - what a great little tool

I highly recommend downloading a free tool called LINQPad (http://www.linqpad.net) which execute LINQ queries and acts as a stripped down query analyser for your SQL Server databases. I love the ability to view the real T-SQL generated for the LINQ query, or as the lambda expression. It's incredibly simple, requires no install (other than .NET 3.5). It has that key attribute of good quality software; it deals with one simple task and executes it perfectly. I also like the author's suggestion to use ......