Framework On The Brain (Brain On The Floor)

April 09, 2003

Julie has made me feel guilty for focusing on the language more than .NET itself. I admit that I’ve ignored large swaths of .NET in my desire to get up to speed on the languages (C#, VB.NET). In hindsight, I’ve probably short-changed myself in the process because so much of what makes up .NET is contained in the Framework rather than the language itself.

So, with this in mind, I’ve spend the last two days digging into the multitude of classes in the .NET Framework. One thing I’ve learned is that there are a lot of damn classes.

My only question; is there a function to put my brain back into my head? It seems to have melted and drained out my ear sometime around class number 4,000….