JavaScript-Style Promises in F#

Working in enterprise level back end software often times I need to get information from many different sources. When you have enough of these sources the time it takes to get all the information can really add up. That’s when F# async work flow really comes in handy. Except, there is a gotcha. Let’s say we have two sources we need to fetch data from: let myData () = async { let! [Read More]

Attempted to Read or Write Protected Memory

I’ve been working on switching over to a “new” machine (more on that in a new post). In the process my time card program stopped working with the following error: System.AccessViolationException was unhandled Message: Attempted to read or write protected memory. This is often an indication that other memory is corrupt. Unfortunately this error doesn’t show up until well after it occurs. So you need to make some educated guesses as to where it is coming from. [Read More]