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Skippy, the Killer Kangaroo

Skippy, the Killer Kangaroo Author unknown The reuse of some object-oriented code has caused tactical headaches for Australia’s armed forces. As virtual reality simulators assume larger roles in helicopter combat training, programmers have gone to great lengths to increase the … Continue reading

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*= and =* and SQL

Google either of these and you get bugger all results, not very helpful when trying to figure out what the hell they are. Well, I eventually found reference on msdn.microsoft.com: *= is left outer join =* is right outer join … Continue reading

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Window- and Console-Friendly Win32 Applications

A few of the projects require that the application can be run both as a Windows GUI and a Console application. So far the apps have been Windows Subsystem and when run as a console, by executing with a /c, … Continue reading

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Parse Error, no assembly associated with Xml key a1

ARSE! Currently loving doing C# code, but still on the learning curve when things go wrong. Today I received the above error and so hit Google to work out what was wrong as the error reported wasn’t very useful, like … Continue reading

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Half a job

I just learned that a control I’m trying to use isn’t that customisable 😦 I need to allow a user to enter ftp settings and fortunately someone here has written a custom control that does just that; it allows the … Continue reading

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Oracle V SQL Server

I have a person that belongs to a unit, that unit can belong to another unit, and that unit… you get the picture. I needed a SQL query to traverse the units finding the first one with a specific word … Continue reading

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