Monday, February 22, 2010

More to learn - WPF

Well, through one learning curve (Fluent NHibernate) and into another one (WPF). It doesn't make sense to continue working with Windows Forms when developing new applications so it's time to learn the new stuff. Some resources I am looking at are:

Saturday, February 13, 2010

Free Diff Merge Tool: P4Merge

Thank you Richard Adleta for posting about Perforce's free Diff/Merge tool. It is very nice. Richard also shows how to configure TortoiseSVN to use P4Merge in his post.

Free Code Signatures for Open Source projects

I am looking into which, if any, code signing authorities are providing free signatures for Open Source developers. I have so far heard about the following companies possibly offering this type of service but haven't looked real deep yet:
I will update this post as I find out more.

Thursday, February 4, 2010

Fix for "Error 880 permission problem" in SQL Backup on SQL Server 2008

Error 880 permission problem with scheduled backup

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Red Gate\SQL Backup\BackupSettingsGlobal\(local) or SQL Instance Name.

Create a new DWORD type key called SkipChecks and give the key a data value of 1.