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Month: December 2005

How to replace a installed buggy .MSI file with a fixed one.

Aaron listed a couple of ways of removing a buggy .msi file that was installed, but would not uninstall. This…

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Prototype vs. Atlas

I came across an interesting blog posting about the Prototype Javascript package and how it compares with Atlas. It boils…

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Great, now they are targetting VMWare

http://www.vmware.com/support/kb/enduser/std_adp.php?p_faqid=2000 A vulnerability has been discovered in vmnat.exe on Windows hosts and vmnet-natd on Linux systems. The vulnerability in this…

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The joy of editing the Mac OS X hosts file

I have a G4 iMac on my desk. You know, one of the ones that looks like a desk lamp.…

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Jon Galloway has a quick, consise post on how to restore a SQL Server 2000 database from a backup. I…

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I’m in the market for a new 802.11g adapter for my wife’s PC.  I started out with a Linksys USB…

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Adding "Install as…" to context menu

This comes from Michael Willers, by way of Dana Epp. This makes it easier to install .msi packages when logged…

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Disabling the VMWare network adapters

When you are not running a VMWare session, you may want to disable the VMware virtual network adapters. I have…

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Exceptions and Threads

Scott Allen has a good post about a difference in how unhandled exceptions are dealt with in .NET 2 from…

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Saving and restoring a forms location on

Raghavendra Prabhu has the start of some code to save/restore a form’s position.  This requires the Application Settings feature in…

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