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Real World Continuous Integration at CINNUG

Joe Wirtley and I will be giving our Real World Continuous Integration with CC.NET, NAnt, NUnit, etc. presentation tomorrow evening at the Cinncinnati .NET Users Group. Yes, it is the same presentation that we will be giving 3 days later at...


The real reason kids go to school

Friday my daughter relayed something she overheard in the school nurse's office that day. She went to the nurse because she had scraped her knee a little at recess and needed to get a Band-Aid. While she was getting "treated" a boy came in who...


WhatIWantMost: Adding Sidebar Flair

The next pieces of functionality I'm adding to the site are all about flair. I really like a lot of the Community Server "sidebar" items, things like Most Recent Users, Most Active Users, etc. They really build upon the "community" aspect of...


Funny thing showed up in my Google Search History

I have been searching for "EViL Dave Donaldson"!


Blogger Photos

This is what Joe Wirtley looks like This is what Michael Eaton looks likeJoe Wirtley recently wrote a post explaining why you should have your picture on your blog. I agree with Joe. I would never have known what Michael Eaton looked like so...


WhatIWantMost: Url Rewriting

I made a goof in my last post. I originally wrote that I was using UrlRewriter.net, when in actuality I am using UrlRewritingNet.UrlRewrite. Because of the similarities in the names and urls and last night's interest in some other extracurricular...


WhatIWantMost: Coding II

I finally got back to writing some WhatIWantMost code again. My new goal is to implement quite a few more of the user stories before I go off on any more tangents, though Chameleon is calling my name. For those of you keeping track at home I am...


What to do with Windows Developer Power Tools

Now that you have Windows Developer Power Tools I bet you're wondering what the heck you're going to do with the thing! Never fear, faithful companion - I have answers for all your questions! 1. Read it. It's a damn good book. You might even...


My VS.NET 2005 MRU list is clean again!

Besides working with a lot of VS projects (www.asp.net, forums.asp.net, weblogs.asp.net, various flavors of Community Server, my own crap like WhatIWantMost, etc) I also download and check out a lot of frameworks, samples, CS mods, and more. My...


No Windows Developer Power Tools for me?

Jim got his first copy almost two weeks ago - he is one of the authors of the book so I can excuse that. Joe reported that he got his yesterday. I was beginning to feel a little bummed - I had not received my contributor's copy yet. Maybe I'm...