Past Meetup

Featured speaker: James Grenning

This Meetup is past

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You work in C and C++; you just finished a day of chasing bugs; you've heard about Test-Driven Development; you are not sure it's for you. You've done TDD; you just moved to (or back to) C and C++; you know you need TDD; you want to see how it's done in your new environment. Come to this meet up. I'll tell you about TDD and answer a few questions. We can tailor the night to your interests (I could talk on the topic for several days). If we have time, you can try some TDD. Bring a computer that can compile with an up to date version of GCC, or Visual Studio, or pair with someone else that attends. - James Grenning

(If your favorite programming language is Java, C#, or another object-oriented language, you'll still find James's presentation worth attending. - Conrad Weisert)

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Mr.Grenning will elaborate on his recent book

http://pragprog.com/titles/jgade/ and on test-driven development strategy as presented here:

http://www.renaissancesoftware.net/papers/39-test-driven-development-for-embedded-software.html

James offers this additional background and a little reassurance:

"There are other related papers and topics here

http://www.renaissancesoftware.net/papers.html http:// http://www.renaissancesoftware.net/blog Don't worry if you are not doing embedded C. This talk is useful for C and C++ programmers, embedded or not."