is a bit of rant born out of some frustrations I have with ASP.NET. When
setting the trust level of an ASP.NET site, you have the following
Steve Harman finds this
gem of a
that generates interesting statistics and graphs for an open source
website. Just point it to your code repository and let it go!
For a project I worked on, we had an automated build server running
CruiseControl.NET hosted in a virtual machine. We did the same thing for Subtext (project is dead).
Just upgraded my blog to the latest version of Subtext in the Subversion
1.9 branch, not that you needed to know that. I just appreciate you
letting me know if you run into problems leaving a comment and such by
using my Contact
Weird how coding on Subtext relaxes me. For the past couple days I’ve
been feeling a bit under the weather and getting worse. The weird part
is that anytime I try and eat something, there’s a terrible after-taste.
And no, it’s not my breathe. I couldn’t finish my pizza tonight.
Quick tip for you if you need to remotely connect to a server with
VMWare Server installed in order to manage the virtual server.
Recently I wrote a .NET based Akismet API
for Subtext. In
attempting to make as clean as interface as possible, I made the the
type of the property to store the commenter’s IP address of type
Ever prolific Jon
released another tool on our tools
site. When we started the
tools site, I talked some trash to spur some friendly competition
between the two of us. Let’s just say Jon is kicking my arse so hard my
relatives in Korea can’t sit down.
Personal matters (good stuff) and work has been keeping me really busy
lately, but every free moment I get I plod along, coding a bit here and
there, getting Subtext 1.9.1 “Shields Up” ready for action.
Right now, there is no easy way to convert a time from one arbitrary
timezone to another arbitrary timezone in .NET. Certainly you can
convert from UTC to the local system time, or from the local system time
to UTC. But how do you convert from PST to EST?
A friend of mine sent me an interesting
that Brad Greenspan, the founder of eUniverse (now Intermix Media) that
created and owned MySpace.com issued an online
that the sale of MySpace intentionally defrauded shareholders out of
multiple billions of dollars because they hid MySpace revenues from
This is a pretty sweet video
that demonstrates a system for sketching on a whiteboard using mimio-like projection system. The instructor draws objects, adds a gravity vector, and then animates his drawings to see the result.
Keyvan Nayyeri has a great
for how to control the display of a type in the various debugger windows
DebuggerTypeProxy attribute. His post includes screenshots
with this in use.