Archive for December, 2006

Harry Potter Book VII Title Revealed

Thursday, December 21st, 2006

It’s finally been revealed. The title to one of the most highly anticipated books has been set. News from across the pond is that J.K. Rowling has released the title to the seventh and final Harry Potter book. “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows” So there we have it… the rumors can be fueled with […]

Registering ASP.NET with IIS

Tuesday, December 19th, 2006

Go to the following directory on the machine hosting IIS. Navigate to the following directory. C:\WINDOWS\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v2.0.50727 (or other .NET folder) Execute the following command: aspnet_regiis -i Now your .NET applications should execute through IIS, provided you have IIS configured correctly.

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!

Tuesday, December 19th, 2006

To all of my readers, I want to wish you each a Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! May you have safe travels and good tidings.

Environment Variables

Friday, December 8th, 2006

Today, I faced a seemingly simple task in QuickTest Pro. I have been toying with creating my own XMLDom object in VBScript to generate custom data report of my test results. After creating the proof of concept I needed, I started implementing my code into my existing script. My script is broken into 5 actions, […]

Burger King XBOX Games Reviewed

Tuesday, December 5th, 2006

I have been meaning to sit down for the past day or so to give my thoughts on the three new Burger King developed XBOX games. Then I stumbled upon the Wired article that pretty much sums up all of my thoughts. So, instead of echoing their opinions, I figured I’d just throw them a […]

Day of the Ninja

Tuesday, December 5th, 2006

Ninjas — God love ’em, they are locked in an eternal battle against the formidable Pirates. Tired of being outdone by the ubiquitous Talk Like A Pirate Day (Sept 19th — Talk Like A, the Ninja Council gathered to spawn the mystical Day of the Ninja. Yes, December 5th is the annual day when […]

One step closer to the emergence of Big Brother

Friday, December 1st, 2006

I just read this article regarding US corporations having to now record and archive every IM and email generated by their employees for potential use during discovery periods of litigation. Maybe I misinterpreted what I read. From the article: U.S. companies will need to keep track of all the e-mails, instant messages and other electronic […]