Category: Self Note

Thoughts on Successful Team Management

Thoughts on Successful Team Management

Reflecting on the past year and a half, I’ve come to some conclusions on how development teams can be successful in delivering software.  I don’t think any of them are major or relevatory, but I think each team and each...

Event Receivers on Content Types

Event Receivers on Content Types

Adding this to the category of things-that-I-didn’t-know-but-would-have-made-a-lot-of-stuff-I-previously-wrote-much-more-elegant-and-awesome. You should add it to yours, too! As a quick summary, it’s common knowledge (well, amongst SharePoint developers at least) that you can associate event receivers with a list template type.  However, an...

C# and ASP.NET Syntax Highlighting in Trac

C# and ASP.NET Syntax Highlighting in Trac

Well, spent the good amount of time trying to figure this out. See the configuration info below from my trac.ini file.

Oh yeah, it helps if you actually install Pygments, too.

Host Headers, SharePoint (2010), and Access Denied (401)

Host Headers, SharePoint (2010), and Access Denied (401)

I’ve been working on setting up a VM to play around with SharePoint 2010 and kept running into a weird issue where I would be prompted for my credentials repeatedly and I was denied access to the site entirely, even...

Self Reminder

Self Reminder

I’ve been meaning to put together a series of articles on how to build a system to support software automation (where automation is not supported natively) after completing what I would say is my most significant project of my career...

DHTML Games

DHTML Games

Finally figured out how to fix some of the bugs and problems I had with jsTetris last night as I was laying down to sleep (I hate that). Each list element needs to have a property, State, which takes one...