August 2007 Entries

UK SQL Server community day, 6th October 2007, now open for registration

Following on from the highly regarded DeveloperDeveloperDeveloper days, some top guys from the UK developer community have organised a similar event for those dabbling with SQL Server. More details, and registration are now available at http://www.sqlbits.com. Just like DDD it will be held on a Saturday at Microsoft's UK headquarters in Reading. This is a welcome addition to the community calendar, given that database sessions at DDD can often become neglected as they aren't seen as dealing with ......

Very silly bug on Microsoft forums

I'm sure there is a Microsoft exam on how to handle custom errors in ASP.NET, and even how to verify query strings before processing them. It might be in their forums, http://forums.microsoft.com, but not at this URL, http://forums.microsoft.com... Yep, we have a Server Error in '/Communities' Application in full display with instructions on how to turn on custom error handling. Obviously no web application I've every written would do something ......