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  • Windows Embedded Blog

    Windows XP SP2 - Affected Programs...

    I now have XP SP2 running on all my office and home PC's - everything seems to be working great! - there are some applications that need to be tweaked, these are listed in this eWeek article and this MSFT Knowledge Base Article . - Mike
  • The Old New Thing

    Myth: The /3GB switch lets me map one giant 3GB block of memory

    Just because the virtual address space is 3GB doesn't mean that you can map one giant 3GB block of memory. The standard holes in the virtual address space are still there: 64K at the bottom, and 64K near the 2GB boundary . Moreover, the system DLLs...
  • David Waddleton's Geek Speak

    Add a Quick Poll to Your Web Site

    If you have wanted to examine how to create a Quick Poll for your site, check out this new article on MSDN. Add a Quick Poll to Your Web Site To see examples of this LIVE, attend a MSDN Live event.
  • Harry Pierson's DevHawk Weblog

    Back in All Blacks

    So I'm back from vacation and ready to head into work tomorrow. I'm almost over jet lag, but Patrick still thinks his bedtime is his afternoon nap. I slept thru the Tri Nations match yesterday morning, where the New Zealand All Blacks , my new-favorite...
  • Russ' Tool Shed - Russ Fustino

    Hurricane Charley

    This is my first blog and a bit of a somber and thankful one. I live just north of Tampa , Florida and moved down from New England about a year ago. For those that new me up there (about 40,000 developers), I'm OK. The hurricane missed me by about 100...
  • Nothing ventured, nothing gained

    Desiging Datastructures for Longevity

    One of the more problematic areas of long-lived software is the versioning and updating of shared structures. As improvements come to a package, it's inevitable that you'll have to add more fields to a structure. Your structure today may contain two pointers...
  • Srinath Vasireddy

    POSTED: Updater Application Block + BITS2.0 Fix

    Community code fix for "Updater Application Block" for BITS 2.0 breaking changes is posted at
  • Dave Welsh's WebLog

    The Quality of Standards (or what can you expect from standards?)

    This is the first of a short series of articles on the topic of standards. This article is a general overview of how the standards development world really operates today, with inside information on some of the big issues that end users (architects and...
  • Cyrus' Blather

    What would you do for a klondike bar?

    Would you get goggles permanently affixed to your eyes? Well, if your Klondike bar is an olympic gold medal, then you just might. All it takes is a little superglue and you have aerodynamic (or is that hydrodynamic) visual assists that can shave off a...
  • Brad Abrams

    Looking for .NET Framework 2.0 Reference Docs

    Google wasn’t much help to me finding these docs, but Frank was… I thought I’d share the link with you: .NET Framework 2.0 Reference Docs .
  • Pilchie's C# and Visual Studio Blog

    At Agile/XP Universe.

    So today I arrived in Calgary for the Agile/XP Universe conference. I'm really excited to be here and get a chance to talk to some of the people who are here. Had quite a day of travelling, as I got a shuttle to the airport this morning. It picked me...
  • Brad Abrams

    Quiz: Type Constructors

    Clearly this code should fail a code review but what would calling PrintValue() display ? public class Foo { public static int Value = 42; static Foo () { Value = 17; } public static void PrintValue () { Console .WriteLine(Value); } } Same, question,...
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