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July, 2006

  • ISA Server Best Practices Analyzer v3 (ISABPA) Just Released...

    The ISA team just released the latest version of the ISA BPA to the web - here's the list of enhancements from the mail announcing it internally. If you see bold in an odd place, that's my emphasis. The ISA Server Sustained Engineering team is excited...
  • one-Line Iso-Ish-Date Format Thing For CMD

    I love CMD. I love batch files. I love FOR. I love being able to do things in one line, without resorting to VBScript or a custom EXE. Today's task: make a unique folder for each day of metabase collection. I figured that getting a folder-creation...
  • ASP.Net / .Net Framework 1.1 >4GB Memory Problem

    Just a quick mention of the following article - it's not a virtual address space issue per se; this one's talking about problems when the amount of physical memory in the machine exceeds 2GB - particularly where greater than 4GB. 893360 FIX: Generation...
  • VPC is now Free!

    Late to the party as usual, but hey, that's alright! So all our virtualization solutions are now available at no cost. That's fantastic news for anyone that uses this stuff day-in, day-out and might have balked at the cost of acquisition previously and...
  • Formula 1 Survey 2006

    Ah, if there's one thing that'll get me out of bed and onto the couch at 4:30 in the morning, it's Formula 1. 'course, that was before I had a Media Centre, but I still pretend I'm watching it live these days! Digression alert! Uh, there's another...