June Events

In addition to these speaking engagements, I’ve also got the following plans for June 2005: Tech Ed5-10 June 2005Orlando, FLI won’t be speaking but I’ll likely be one of their volunteer experts, doing stuff with MVPs, ASPInsiders, INETA, CodeWise/CodeZone, etc. I’m looking forward to seeing many of my .NET community friends there, most of whom […]

Iraq Resistance 'begins to crack'

Instapundit blogged this story: Iraqi resistance begins to crack after elections The Iraqi resistance has peaked and is ‘turning in on itself’, according to recent intelligence reports from Baghdad received by Middle Eastern intelligence agencies. The reports are the most optimistic for several months and reflect analysts’ sense that recent elections in Iraq marked a […]

After Action Report of US Reaction to Ambush

This is a great account of how a single squad of US MPs managed to thwart a deliberate ambush being performed by several dozen insurgents. Blackfive has the story, which includes a video that was taken from the insurgents — apparently they were planning on showing it off on al Jazeera or something after killing […]

Iraq's Insurgents 'seek exit strategy'

Many of Iraq’s predominantly Sunni Arab insurgents would lay down their arms and join the political process in exchange for guarantees of their safety and that of their co-religionists, according to a prominent Sunni politician. Things appear to be going rather well, despite what the MSM would tell most of us. Read the full article. […]

ZaneBug – an enhancement to NUnit

Scott Watermasysk just pointed me to ZaneBug, which I immediately downloaded and started playing with (about 10 minutes ago). From first impressions, it’s pretty impressive. It feels a little bit slower than NUnit, but I haven’t had a chance to do any qualitative analysis of performance. However, that’s a very minor point. It worked out […]

Upcoming Speaking Engagements

I missed ASP.NET Connections this week, but I have been slowly getting back into my speaking and training schedule. I have two INETA engagements coming up in the next couple months: 28 April 2005.NET Developers Group in Central OhioTopic: Caching Best Practices in ASP.NET6pm at Microsoft Polaris Building 12 May 2005Greater Charleston .NET User GroupTopic: […]

Wilson UIMapper and CodeSmith Tip

I’m sure this is documented as being a requirement, but if you miss that part and just get the error, you’ll have a hard time associating the error with the requirement that corrects things. In my case, I was trying to use the Wilson UIMapper package to build the UI config files for some assemblies […]