Posts Tagged With ‘Microsoft&8217


From Windows to OS X

A nice article about how one developer migrated from Windows to OS X (and why)

…These things are hugely important in the business world, totally unexciting to anyone else, and the people writing them aren’t really “programmers.” I mean, they are, in the sense that they’re writing programs, but they’re not especially interested in programming or anything like that. They don’t really care about the quality of the libraries and tools they’re using; they just want something simple enough that they can pick it up without too much difficulty. They’ll never write the best code or the best programs in the world; they won’t be elegant or well-structured or pretty to look at. But they’ll work…


.Net Sucks

I’m reimplementing full text search for .Net using Lucene. The result is a whole crap:

The process cannot access the file ‘C:…’ because it is being used by another process. at System.IO.__Error.WinIOError(Int32 errorCode, String maybeFullPath)

I think issue is related with resource management in .Net.


SMTP

Microsoft should bundle simple smtp server for Vistas or at leas Business version.


Stupid Internal Microsoft Vista SP1 Video

I don’t believe this is real ….

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sPv8PPl7ANU&hl=en]


Microsoft Always Sucks

I got this message while trying to install Windows 2003 Server to Dell Inspiron 1520