Is this thing on?

Despite many months of not posting anything on this blog (OK, nearly a year) I am returning with another post about my on/off project to write a C# library to access the Github REST API. Much like my blogging schedule,...

Damn you empty catch block

In the code I help maintain in my day job, I see a lot of the following code: try { /* code */ } catch(Exception) { } I see it in several different languages almost daily. It really frustrates me...

Github C# API: Handling the response with RestSharp

Once we make a request to Github.com with RestSharp, we get a response, and RestSharp gives us a RestResponse object, with which we can do something with the content. The content will be in the format that we specified when...