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  • Dave Glover "Down Under (Oz)"

    Windows Server 2003 DNS Forwarding Issues

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    Ahhh, small successes are always very cool, in my home I run Windows Server 2003 (don't we all J ) with Active Directory and have my DNS server set to do IP address resolution forwarding to my ISPs DNS Servers, it also caches resolved IP addresses etc...
  • Ben Armstrong

    Why we emulated the devices that we do?

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    Inside of Virtual PC we provide a number of 'emulated' devices - like the S3 Trio video card and the Intel 21140 network card. People regularly ask me why we emulate these specific devices - and there are a number of reasons. It is important to know that...
  • Alex Barnett's blog

    International Internet-Free Day

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    Global Ideas Bank , an 'online democratic think-tank' proposes this Sunday, Jan 30th, as an Internet-Free Day. "...recent events should remind us what is truly important: friends, family, health and freedom. So stay off the e-mail, unplug the PC, escape...
  • Dan Fernandez's Blog

    Object Test Bench (VS 2005)

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    Object Test Bench is a new Visual Studio 2005 feature that helps you understand objects at Design Time, rather then runtime. How many times have you walked up to a code base and created some simple test console/Windows/web applications just to run a couple...
  • Brad Abrams

    OK, I give. Here are a set of internal coding guidelines

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    We had a great chat today following up from the Designing .NET Class Libraries session on Naming Conventions . I believe we did get a transcript of that chat that will be posted soon. One of the things that was asked in one way or another about 50 times...
  • notes and rants

    The Changing Role of Test

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    “Testday” was Monday.  As with most test conferences, several talks were on “Moving Quality Upstream.”  Any tester – or anyone interested in quality would probably agree with the benefits of this concept.  I haven’t, however, seen many people comment...
  • Brad Abrams

    Internal Coding Guidelines

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    Table of Contents 1. Introduction .......................................................................................................................................... 1 2. Style Guidelines ..........................................................
  • MSDN Student Flash

    Microsoft Doesn't Matter

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    Recently there was a lot of hype about the success Apple's iPod. People were interested in what Microsoft and its partners might do to get into this market, while others think Microsoft just doesn't get it. Who really cares? Why can't people just be happy...
  • Scott Woodgate's OutBursts

    BizTalk Server 2004 Service Pack 1 XM GDR Dependency Download Instructions

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    In the BizTalk Server 2004 SP1 install instructions you will see we require a FIX to the .NET Framework. The fix specifically is for this issue: If you import schemas from assemblies that contain redundant imports. For example, if Schema1.xsd imports...
  • .net and other interesting dev stuff in PA

    BizTalk Server 2004 Service Pack 1 and Adapter Migration Toolkit Released

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    Just got this info from Scott Woodgate ... Get it here . I strongly recommend that everybody trys this in your test environments and then puts it into production. Along with the usual bug fixes provided in service packs you can expect up to a 10% performance...
  • Luke Nyswonger

    BizTalk Server 2004 SP1 Released

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    BizTalk Server 2004 SP1 just released! This release contains a collection of hotfixes, security fixes, and performance enhancements. http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&FamilyID=f4a5ab9e-d599-4cc8-abdf-ae6ae68bac3d
  • xinyan's WebLog

    Toolbox in Whidbey SmartDevice applications

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    Whidbey SmartDevice WinForm designer has much better support for adding your custom control to the toolbox. Unlike Everret (Visual Studio 2003) that requires developer to create a design time assembly in addition to the runtime assembly, in Whidbey we...
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