Monthly Archives: February 2007

[German] Build (web): Die Datei “src” ist an dieser Stelle nicht gültig, weil sie keinen Typ verfügbar macht.

Die hässlichste Fehlermeldung, die ich in letzter Zeit gesehen habe. Nicht nur, weil sie mit einem englischen Visual Studio 2005 SP1 auftritt. Auch nicht allein, weil das Deutsch, wie das meiste, das von Microsoft als "Deutsch" angeboten wird, völlig unverständlicher Bockmist … Continue reading

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ASP.NET AJAX Debugging

I came across Free ASP.NET AJAX Online Training (via Brad Abrams) and decided it’s time to take a training. While most of the content (so far) is as boring as any other self-paced online training, the show case for Nikhil Kothari’s … Continue reading

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[German] Software von Softwareherstellern ist auch bloß Mist

Das 50€ teure Roxio WinOnCD von Sonic Software, mit dem ich eigentlich nur gelegentlich eine CD oder DVD brennen möchte, bläst einem -zig Desktop Icons, Shortcuts, Shell Extensions, Tray Icons und anderen Mist auf die Platte und ins System. Unter anderem auch … Continue reading

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Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Service Pack 2

… has (almost) silently become available. For more details, see the knowledge base article and the documentation. Download for Workgroup, Standard, Enterprise, Developer Editions. Download for Express Edition with Advanced Services (e.g. SQL Server 2005 Reporting Services). Download for Express Edition. … Continue reading

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Stop the Beep Show

Annoyed by the unstoppable Beep from Virtual Machines, e.g. Virtual Server 2005 R2 via VMRC? Stop the "Beep" Service in the Virtual Machine and disable it. http://blogs.technet.com/megand/archive/2005/04/29/404338.aspx

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Software from hardware companies

is a constant source of despair. Take for instance Taiwanese ASUSTek Computer Inc., that has been known to make quality motherboards, graphic adapters and notebooks for quite some years. So, they really are a supreme hardware company. But this is … Continue reading

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Oracle SQL Developer gets update

There is a new release of Oracle SQL Developer 1.1.1.25.14, a Java-based development environment for, well, databases. Please note the automatic update will pick it up no earlier than Feb 2nd. Also note that Oracle invents 5-part version numbers. Or even … Continue reading

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