Dino Bansigan


Welcome to my dev blog where I chronicle my experiences as a .NET software developer.

Getting .NET Core 3.0

The most convenient way it seems to get .NET Core 3.0 installed on a Windows PC, is to download the free Microsoft Visual Studio 2019 Community edition. Installing Visual Studio 2019 will also install .NET Core 3.0 and after the installation is done, you can start playing around with it.


String Comparisons in C#

For the past month or so, I have noticed that I've been pointing out the need to do case-insensitive string comparisons in the code reviews that I've done. In light of that, I thought now would be a good time to do a refresher on string comparisons in C#.


Write Tests Before Bug Fixes

What is the best way to prove that your bug fix works? Well, you test it. How do you make sure your bug fix keeps working years into the future? You write a test for it.