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Windows Installer is Stupid

Posted Dec 2 2010 by in General with Comments Off on Windows Installer is Stupid

I really dislike the Windows Installer system. Really. Since I flipped over to the Mac and only run Windows for the stuff I really need to (like Visual Studio) inside Parallels, I really dread when I have to install something. In MacOS X it is so…painless. In Windows…root canal. Continue Reading…

On the shoulders of giants

Posted May 6 2010 by in General, Programming with Comments Off on On the shoulders of giants

While I don’t plan to blog often, there are times during the course of my work when I run into a difficult technical problem whose solution, almost invariably, comes from someone else “out there”. This blog will attempt to collect some of those solutions, to make it easier for others with the same problem to find them.

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