Jonathan Evans is a developer working in the financial services sector in London. He specializes in the design and architecture of reusable systems, and has worked with desktop, server and web applications in multiuser environments. He is still amazed that people will pay him to muck around with computers. You can find him on LinkedIn.
So often, a screendump will explain a great deal about a bug, and prevent much frustration in the process of error-reporting. For EAP testing or user-acceptance testing, it can speed up the whole process dramatically. Including a screendump with an automated error-report isn't hard either, as Jonathan Evans explains ...… Read more
It might seem a hopeless task to reduce the time an application takes to do a task from three minutes to a second. However, after getting hold of a tool that showed him precisely what was taking the time, Jonathan Evans gained a renewed fascination with performance that led to him shaving what he terms the "banana seconds" off the execution time down to that last second. … Read more