If you’ve worked with me or talked technical with me in the past there is a good chance you area already very aware that I love Log4Net. There is also a really good chance that you know I still have a special place in my heart for Visual Lisp. Not only did I spend what may have been the “best years of my life” buried in VLIDE (or hey, maybe all those 30+ hour days and passing out under my desk were the best years of my life? =)) , I still firmly believe that Lisp is one of the most effective way to bang out even a relatively complex operation in AutoCAD when it comes to data manipulation. ObjectARX (both original and .NET) is great – but the time and effort overhead is pretty high when you just need to bang out a quick routine.
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Even the quick routines need a little error handling and logging can make a huge difference in documenting the results or diagnosing problems. Keep Reading