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  • Visual Studio Editor Blog

    Emacs and Brief Emulations in Visual Studio 2005 (aka Whidbey) Beta 2

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    I hope that everyone has had a chance to download Beta 2 of Whidbey as there have been many improvements since Beta 1. If not, you can download it here: http://lab.msdn.microsoft.com/vs2005/get/ . Two of the features that we've improved since Beta...
  • mgrier's WebLog

    Always check your return codes?

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    Is there a bug here? int do_work(char *psz) { some_type *p = NULL; int t; if ((t = foo(&p, psz)) != 0) return t; if ((t = bar(p)) != 0) return t; if ((t = baz(p)) != 0) return t; return 0; // success } Let's be clear that this is ambiguous....
  • IPsec and Domain Isolation

    Why NAT and IPsec Don't Like Each Other [Updated 4.29.2005]

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    ====================== DISCLAIMER ==================== This posting is provided "AS IS" with no warranties, and confers no rights. ==================================================== If you have ever ready articles on IPsec or NAT (Network Address...
  • Arpan Shah's Blog

    U2

    I went to a U2 concert last night. It was fantastic. Mind blowing. After all these years, U2 still attracts people of all different ages and backgrounds. It's even more admirable how Bono uses his popularity and songs to try and change the world; to talk...
  • Windows Mobile Team Blog

    Smartphone Security Configurations

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    Did you know that the Mobile2Market website includes a list of the security configurations that various Smartphone devices have shipped with? Check it out at http://msdn.microsoft.com/mobility/windowsmobile/partners/mobile2market/smartphoneapps/default...
  • Michael Rys

    Wireside chats

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    Last week, I had three one-on-one “wireside“ chats with Tim Anderson , Jon Udell , and Peter Coffee . They were all very interesting conversations on topics they were interested in in the area of databases and XML. Everyone had a slightly different focus...
  • VolkerW's WebLog

    Windows 64-bit in the Enterprise

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    There are so many good arguments for using a 64-bit OS instead of a 32-bit OS. Since yesterday x64 support for Windows Professional, Standard, Enterprise and Datacenter Server is officially available. Today one of my colleagues did a presentation at WinHEC...
  • Yves Dolce

    MFC 8 (VC++ 2005) and Windows Forms

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    I know that some of you have managed to use some Windows Forms forms in your MFC applications via ActiveX Control hosting or just plain Win32 calls and hosting the CLR manually. I’m sure you are suffering the accelerator/tab navigation issues, among others...
  • Direct Reports

    Unknown Country

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    There is an oversight in the documentation of the new client print functionality of Reporting Services Service Pack 2 . SP2 has a new behavior that extracts the page size and margin information at report publishing time so that it can be used by the print...
  • Yves Dolce

    A house that has sunlight in every single room

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    I whish I would have something like this: http://www.parans.com/products.htm .
  • Betsy Aoki's WebLog

    The Unsayable Said, Part II

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    This post is not actually about the symposium, though it is written while still at it (I'm overhearing a birds of a feather about what is identity and culture in the online space). This post riffs off Chris Sells' recent post about Robert Scoble. I...
  • IEBlog

    IE7 Transparent PNG Implementation

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    My name is Sam Fortiner and I’m a developer on the Internet Explorer team here at Microsoft. I joined the company about a year ago when I was given the opportunity to work on IE. Since then I’ve worked on several aspects of IE and recently settled down...
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