Peter Bloomfield

Working with COM and DirectShow

I’m doing some work with webcams just now, and in the pursuit of efficiency, I am turning to DirectShow. That’s the part of Microsoft’s DirectX which handles things like videos and webcams. I’ve h...

Tracing memory leaks in C++ [Microsoft-specific]

While working on a personal project, I ran across the ability to track memory leaks down to the exact line of source code in Visual C++. This works with Visual Studio 2005 (I was using the Express ...