Category Archives: Miscellaneous

GIT to SVN Quick Start

Tips for using GIT with Visual Studio 2012 and an SVN server repository.

Tools for VS2012: Getting started with git in Visual Studio 2012

Using GIT Bash from context menu:

Clone repo from SVN

git svn clone -s https://url
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.NET web.config WCF Settings

I love the way the .NET web.config file allows the appSettings and connectionStrings sections to reference another file. It provides easy support for differing deployment environments as the settings for each environment are kept in their own files and can … Continue reading

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Baited Remote Underwater Video Stations

Anyone that knows me well will know that I am a scuba diver, so this little gem really pleased me.

The Courier Mail reports about Baited Remote Underwater Video Stations (BRUVS) that have been deployed on the Great Barrier Reef to bring live video to viewers. This one was a little short lived when a tiger shark decides it’d make a great meal after spitting out a sea snake.

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Ten things to do with your new friend PALRO

Here’s my official order for next Xmas…

Ten things to do with your new friend PALRO.

I wonder if I can get it to write software, was the car, sweep the floors?

Enjoy!
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God mode on Windows 7

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First post

I’ve been meaning to setup a technical blog for sometime now to write my technical thoughts and share my learnings with fellow developers.

Some of the first posts will be based on info I have put away some time ago but have now finally put it up.

I hope you get some value from my posts. If you do, please dig it or add a comment
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