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  • Thom Robbins .NET Weblog

    Retrieving the Domain Name and Host Name with VB.NET

    Question: My Company is in the process of building an application that needs to retrieve the machine’s domain name and host name for use within the application. I have been looking around and this seems to be a bit more complex than I had thought. Any...
  • Franci Penov

    Goodbye, Indigo! Hello, Max!

    The three years I worked on WCF were a fun ride, but it's time for me to move on to other challenges. Starting tomorrow I am leaving the Indigo team and moving on to the Max team as a dev.
  • One Louder

    Resignation timing

    Ian's (Being Bold Blog) got a great post today about resignation timing relative to bonus pay out . It's definitely another reason that this time of year can be quite busy in the staffing industry. A lifetime ago, I did delay a resignation so that I could...
  • Computational Clusters and HPC

    CLUSRUN is your friend

    If you haven't tried the clusrun script that comes with the CCS install yet, you are missing out. This script comes in handy in so many ways. Simply call clusrun with the command you want run on the remote nodes. Want to copy a file to/from all...
  • TexBlog

    Programming Languages and the Free Throw

    Choosing a programming language tends to involve an interesting intersection of what you need (i.e., requirements), what you know (i.e., past experience), and what you believe (i.e., bias and flexibility). It's kind of funny to note that these are pretty...
  • John R. Durant's WebLog

    Deploying VSTO 2005 Solutions with Windows Installer

    learn how to use Windows installer to create custom deployment setups for Visual Studio Tools for Office....
  • MSBuild Team Blog

    How To: Retrieve the AssemblyVersion using AssemblyInfoTask

    We got a great question at last week: What is the preferred method to retrieve the version of the assembly that was just built via MSBuild? Post build, we would like to automatically create and copy the assembly(ies) to version...
  • The Design-Time Developer

    Getting your questions answered

    To everyone who asked "unanswerable" questions at my MSDN Events on the week of 12/12, I have all of your questions answered below. I was in the process of researching answers to the questions when I realized that I had inadvertantly fallen into my vacation...
  • Brian Harry's blog

    Team Foundation Server Capacity Planning

    We've nearly completed our full line of load testing to determine the recommended server configurations for various sizes of teams using Team Foundatation Server V1. Everything we've published before now were "goals". This is the first comprehensive publishing...
  • Computational Clusters and HPC

    Your first cluster job

    OK, I've got CCS installed on my head node and compute nodes, now what? The first thing to try is "clusrun /all ver" in a command prompt. This will return the OS version for all nodes in your cluster. Check to see the version is returned in the...
  • Test Guide

    How To Become A (Great) Tester

    Linda asks how one gets into the software testing field. "Are there certain formulas I would need to know or certain classes I would need to take? Or is it something I would have to learn as I go along the way?" To my knowledge there is not yet any...
  • 16.7ms in the life

    Happy New Year!

    Happy New Year! It was a nice month, but the break is over and I've returned back to work. Christmas at the Rosser house was a low-key affair, mostly spend decompressing from hectic work schedules and enjoying family and friends' company. My daughter...
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