Documenting your database with SchemaSpy

Why? I’m a big fan of auto generating documentation to help visualise and understand complex artefacts such as codebases. In my new workplace, we also have a large complex database and not much in the way of support for understanding it or it’s history. This complexity effects productivity in a number of ways: It takes […]

Polacode + PlantUML – Visual Studio Code extensions for coders

Polacode The Polacode extension can generate screenshots of your code in Visual Studio Code. It’s a great extension to get example code into a well formatted and nicely displayed image. Good for code snippets where you don’t see a need for any copy or pasting. Also useful for putting screenshots into chat windows like skype […]