May 2007 Entries

I want IE7 but I want to test my VS.NET 2003 applications on IE 5.5 - fiddly but can be done

I bit the bullet and installed IE 7 on my main development machine (Windows XP SP2). I had held back due to the fact that one of my main clients has an Intranet web application running under IE 5.5 / IE 6.0 and I need to develop against that as the benchmark standard. Thanks to the wonderful Multiple IE installer I quickly had IE 3.0, IE 4.01, IE 5.01, IE 5.5 and IE 6.0 all available for testing my ASP.NET application. The only tricky bit was getting Visual Studio 2003 to run the ASP.NET application ......

DDD5 - registration now open, get signed up

The premier community .NET developer event is back on 30 June 2007. You can find out details here, and register for the event at the Microsoft events site here. And if you needed an incentive to sign up ... my session hasn't been voted in so it's a Liam free event. Technorati tags: ddd5, ddd ......

Grok talk at Fest07 - 23rd May 2007

I will be presenting a grok talk at Fest07 at Microsoft campus in Reading; 'Continuous Integration for newbies made easy - A quick guide to CI Factory'. Those who have read my posts on CI Factory installation will be familiar with the subject, but feel free to come along and say hello if your attending. I'll have my build server with me - an external notebook drive with VirtualPC image and I'll be giving a brief overview of how CI Factory got my build server up and running in a couple of days, with ......

DDD5 voting now open - get your mouse clicking

Vote for your favourite seesions for DDD5 here and set the agenda yourself. OK, I've got a session in there, but it is very old style programming (Windows services !!!) but there's some great up to date techie talks as well as the more interesting (in my opinion) fundamentals presentations which tend to provide a more personal view to sofware development. Technorati tags: ddd5, ddd ......