Subscribe: DanVDW's WebLog
http://blogs.msdn.com/danvdw/rss.aspx
Added By: Feedage Forager Feedage Grade B rated
Language: English
Tags:
blog  fear pink  interest webclnt  map timezone  map  microsoft  pink  service  svchost exe  test posting  timezone  webclnt  windows  work 
Rate this Feed
Rate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feed
Rate this feed 1 starRate this feed 2 starRate this feed 3 starRate this feed 4 starRate this feed 5 star

Comments (0)

Feed Details and Statistics Feed Statistics
Preview: DanVDW's WebLog

DanVDW's WebLog





Last Build Date: Fri, 24 Jul 2015 08:14:58 +0000

 



Test Posting

Wed, 10 Dec 2003 16:06:00 +0000

We moved, so I'm test posting.  



Fear of Pink

Wed, 22 Oct 2003 12:52:00 +0000

I fear pink. I didn't realize I fear pink until this morning.  As I was stepping into the shower, I noticed I had a pink towel set aside for myself, and I shuddered. I'm a pinkophobe.  I had no idea. I saw my male neighbor, wearing a pink shirt, out in his yard a couple weeks ago.  I...



Messy Blogs

Mon, 20 Oct 2003 10:58:00 +0000

As you can see, I have little control over the current font I'm using in my BLOG. I think we have a newer version of the BLOG editing tool out now.  I'll check it out.  



Windows 95 History

Fri, 17 Oct 2003 18:57:00 +0000

Remember way, way, way back when Microsoft shipped Windows 95 ®? Anyway, we had the control panel option where you'd see a map for the timezone and clickity-click on the map in a timezone area, and that would highlight the map along a border-line and select your timezone for you. Wasn't that cool?  Heck yeah.  I thought...



Hey, I Got a Comment!

Fri, 10 Oct 2003 18:00:00 +0000

I got a real comment (not from Ivanna). 10/01/2003 8:57 AM I see above that you've fixed this already, but IIRC John Robbins' book "Debugging Applications for Microsoft .NET and Microsoft Windows" details how to debug a service on startup. IIRC, it involves setting the ImageFileOptions key in the registry. Mike Dimmick Thanks Mike.  I...



Logging WebClnt continued

Tue, 30 Sep 2003 17:21:00 +0000

Okay, so I finally figured out why the binary wasn't writing to the log file. The code was commented out. I can build it, so I modify the code.  I always copy the file and make a backup of the original.  Then, I go to down on the old file.  Rebuild.  Errors.  Okay.  Some more stuff needed to...



WebClnt

Mon, 29 Sep 2003 18:21:00 +0000

I'm still working on that webclient issue. I think I'm going to have to setup a kernel-mode debug, which is pretty easy to do except I need a second system to do the debugging from.  I think I'll just use my laptop rather than asking the lab to create one for me. Well, looking at the web...



Tricks with SVCHOST.EXE

Fri, 26 Sep 2003 16:22:00 +0000

Well, if you read what I wrote yesterday, you read that I put a service all by itself in a separate SVCHOST.EXE proces. Windows XP SP1 Service of interest:  WebClnt Binary of interest:  WEBCLNT.DLL Problem:  Hangs on startup. If you run a CMD.EXE prompt (command prompt) and type:   TASKLIST /SVC you'll see an output like...



I’m Restricted

Fri, 26 Sep 2003 11:58:00 +0000

Last night, my wife called me into a room for a "private conference."  She doesn't like me sharing about our lives publically. She's very private.  At least, that's what she tells me.  Yeah.  I'd agree.  We've been married 20 years, so I probably know that.  Anyway, I know better than to expect her to change. ...



Work Stuff

Thu, 25 Sep 2003 18:21:00 +0000

Apparently, I'm encouraged to and supposed to talk about what I do at work some in the blog.  Well, we can't divulge sensitive information. Okay.  Work related, huh?  Here's something. I got a DVD ROM image from a large department store IT group a few weeks back.  It had CONFIDENTIAL written...