Dec 200525

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas everyone!  OS couldn't have said it better: "I'm Christian and celebrate Christmas, so Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.  Happy Holidays to those who celebrate other holidays." Whatever you're doing, I hope you're having a great day with family and friends.
Categories: Personal | Professional

Dec 200520

Geek Fashion

Martin Fowler is talking about a different set of patterns.  (Sorry, couldn't resist...)  :)
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Dec 200516

Fredrick Ct.

As you might remember, Kelly and I are building a house.  We've been delayed several months by bureaucracy (had to look up the spelling on that one).  Anyway, it looks like we'll finally get to start building in January.  We're pretty excited! Also, I just found out yesterday what the name of our street will be.  We will live on Fredrick Ct., on the corner of Fredrick and South Buth Rd.  It's actually a different lot than I mentioned in the earlier post, ... [More]
Categories: Personal
I am setting up a computer, and I installed VS 2003 and VS 2005.  I opened 2003 today and found myself unable to debug any web apps.  I went through the help file, and every setting was as it should be, but I still couldn't debug. Well, I finally found the problem/solution, and since Gerry always tells me to blog everything, you get to read it.  Basically, when I installed VS 2005 it set my IIS (5.1, WinXP Pro) to use the 2.0 framework instead of the 1.1 framework.  (I don't... [More]
Categories: Development | Technology | Professional

Dec 200506

I Need Your Help

I need to come up with a name for a computer.  I've never been a fan of names like "BobsXP" or "DownstairsComputer".  Descriptive names are overrated. In the past I've used a wide variety of names for different computers I've setup and/or used.  Kelly has even taken up this practice.  Her desktop computer is named LOUISVUITTON and her work computer is GUCCI.  Personally, I like the names to be less meaningful that even that, though.  Here are some examples of names... [More]
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