Storm could swamp GOP convention Planners of the Republican National Convention in St. Paul held emergency conversations Wednesday about what to do if a tropical storm continues on its track as a potential Category 3 hurricane threatening New Orleans. Gustav’s...
Monthly Archive: August 2008
Four More Months!
It’s mah birfday!
An interesting issue cropped up during development this week. It centered around a mysterious error that was happening in our web applications and causing IIS to crash…hard. Peeking in the event log, I found the following error:
Event Type: Error
Event Source: .NET Runtime
Event Category: None
Event ID: 1023
Time: 7:07:28 PM
.NET Runtime version 2.0.50727.1433 - Fatal Execution Engine Error (79FFEE24) (80131506)
For more information, see Help and Support Center at http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/events.asp.
One mistake that I see time and time again, even from experienced developers, is trying to model new ideas, new techniques, and/or new designs directly into a working codebase. In my own experience, I’ve come to find this to be...
I’ve been working with Python for the last few weeks on a pet project that I have going on. I’ve been using PyDev with Eclipse and using Django as the application framework for this web app. Part of it is...
Once in a while, I toss my resume out there on Dice to see what the market’s like and what opportunities are out there; you never know, right? It always amazes me how terrible the process is and how it’s...