Andrew Connell

ASP.NET 2.0 Tips and Tricks.... Setting up Subversion at home... Centrino & VPC fix

Two cool links for Wednesday morning... Scott Guthrie has created a page that contains all his ASP.NET 2.0 Tips, Tricks, Recipes and Gotchas... very nice! » ASP.NET Tips, Tricks, Recipes and Gotchas The Lifehacker has posted a nice howto step-by-step on setting up Subversion for your personal use. I didn't follow his instructions for setting up my install, instead I used one from the "VSTS: tips, tricks, and techniques" blog for setting it up under Windows... with no Apache. Subversion rocks... I use it for everything... my personal projects, and most importantly, for activities (speaking & presentations) as well as writing projects» Hack Attack: How to set up a personal home Subversion server» Setting up a Subversion Server under Windows Ever work with Virtual PC and notice it locks up for 10-15 seconds? I bet you've got an Intel Centrino processor... well, it's a known issue. Only thing is that you have to call Product Support (PSS) to get the hotfix. Ah... but the IT Weblog has the hotfix and some instructions on how to get it setup (it's specifically for Vista, but it works with WinXP):» IT Weblog: Running MS Virtual PC 2004 smoothly on Vista» MS PSS KB...

Two cool links for Wednesday morning…

Scott Guthrie has created a page that contains all his ASP.NET 2.0 Tips, Tricks, Recipes and Gotchas… very nice! » ASP.NET Tips, Tricks, Recipes and Gotchas

The Lifehacker has posted a nice howto step-by-step on setting up Subversion for your personal use. I didn’t follow his instructions for setting up my install, instead I used one from the “VSTS: tips, tricks, and techniques” blog for setting it up under Windows… with no Apache. Subversion rocks… I use it for everything… my personal projects, and most importantly, for activities (speaking & presentations) as well as writing projects» Hack Attack: How to set up a personal home Subversion server » Setting up a Subversion Server under Windows

Ever work with Virtual PC and notice it locks up for 10-15 seconds? I bet you’ve got an Intel Centrino processor… well, it’s a known issue. Only thing is that you have to call Product Support (PSS) to get the hotfix. Ah… but the IT Weblog has the hotfix and some instructions on how to get it setup (it’s specifically for Vista, but it works with WinXP):» IT Weblog: Running MS Virtual PC 2004 smoothly on Vista » MS PSS KB #899525: When you run Virtual PC 2004 on a portable computer that uses the Intel Centrino 915 chipset, Virtual PC performance is reduced

Andrew Connell
Founder & Chief Course Artisan, Voitanos LLC. | Microsoft MVP
Written by Andrew Connell

Andrew Connell is a web developer with a focus on Microsoft Azure & Microsoft 365. He’s received Microsoft’s MVP award every year since 2005 and has helped thousands of developers through the various courses he’s authored & taught. Andrew’s the founder of Voitanos and is dedicated to delivering industry-leading on-demand video training to professional developers. He lives with his wife & two kids in Florida.