November 2008 Entries

Presentation – tips and tricks I used for DDD7

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Hyper-V remote management made much easier

Just a simple link to John Howard's blog where he annouced HVRemote - an much quicker way of enabling Hyper-V remote management, http://blogs.technet.com/jh... Thanks to Matt Barret for telling me about the appearance of the tool, and it's already helped him solve Hyper-V remote issues which he was finding impossible to solve. Released just too late to get into the talk at DDD7 ......

Virtual Box under Windows XP – configuring a bridged network (before v2.1.x)

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Windows Mobile – sync issues (again) and how to avoid ‘Align Screen’ on a hard reset

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VirtualBox 2.0.6 released

Changelog available here http://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Changelog.

Note: last time I upgraded from 2.0.2 to 2.0.4 the installation 'removed' all virtual network adapters during the process, which required me to do a bit of fiddling afterwards to get the existing VMs to connect to the correct virtual network adapter (blog to come on how to sort that out)

DDD7 - Virtualisation for Developers powerpoint available for download

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An Evening with Virtualisation - NxtGenUG Birmingham, Feb 2009

My presentation "Virtualisation for developers" has been officially selected as the warm up act for Guy Smith-Ferrier at The Next Generation User Group in Birmingham on 12th February 2009. More seriously, many thanks to Guy for allowing me to join him in a double session on such a great topic. Here's the abstracts, Virtualisation For Developers with Liam Westley Not used virtualisation technology yet? As a developer, you are missing out on some great time saving technologies. Concentrating on the ......