my Installshield “utility belt”

This is a little collection of routines I’ve written to make my life easier when using InstallShield.  Use at your own risk. Modify to your heart’s content.  No warranties expressed or implied.  Etc… ////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// //  File Name:   UsefulScripts.rul //  Description: Reusable Installshield Scripts //  Comments:    Scripts that may prove to be handy in other installs //           … Read more

evening ketchup

Installed SourceSafe 2005 (just the client tools for now)… nice and easy. picked up my existing 6.0d server no problem, and all my SourceControl bindings in HA! are working peachy again. I guess I’ll wait a while longer on implementing Vault. Now I just need a decent bug tracker. My wife is getting tired of … Read more

What INETA can do for me…

INETA is always asking what they can do to better serve the user groups… well, as a user group leader, here’s my suggestion:   Advertising! Small to medium sized groups have little or NO budget for advertising, and it’s incredible how many times I meet people in the developer community that have no idea a … Read more

Hey, I got a new hat…

This one says I’m the INETA Grand Poobah of Code Camps! Ok, maybe not, but it’s close… I’m on the INETA Community Events Committee, and I’ve recently (last night?) been appointed to the position of INETA Code Camp Liaison. A little history… INETA has never sponsored Code Camps before, and we’re still in the planning … Read more

My Favourite Christmas Films

With Christmas now in full swing, I thought I’d tell you my favourite Christmas films. I haven’t got round to watching many classics this year apart from The Grinch and a couple of new Christmas films but these are my all-time favourites. Elf This film is absolutely hilarious, and it still makes me laugh every … Read more