Monthly Archive: September 2017


How To Use A Debugger

Debugging programs is hard work.  It can require the utmost attention to every little detail, and particularly with debuging code you didn’t write yourself. In this article I lay out the basics of using a typical debugger.


What is an Integrated Development Environment (IDE)?

I’m not personally huge on modifying or getting my IDE to do lots of bells and whistles, but simply having a central program and place to debug, test, compile, and write your code is very powerful for your productivity.  Add on that basic code inspection tools, error checking, syntax highlighting, file tracking, version control, and you got yourself a tool I’d use any day.