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Thread was being aborted / IIS Application Pool Idle Time-out (minutes) Setting

Idle Time-out (minutes) [idleTimeout] Amount of time (in minutes) a worker process will remain idle before it shuts down. A worker process is idle if it is not processing requests and no new requests are received. So, if you are … Continue reading

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NHibernate: undefined alias or unknown mapping

I must note that I’ve wasted considerable amount of time on this error message. When copy/pasting, I’ve failed to close a bracket in a HQL query, and even more – the bad expression exceeded the screen space and without an … Continue reading

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How to turn on IIS logging in Windows 7?

OK, this was not intuitive at all. I can quickly find page like this:¬†http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc754631(v=ws.10).aspx And there is nothing linked to it that would give me an idea why I can’t find Logging feature in the place I’m supposed to activate … Continue reading

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NHibernate “Could not find the dialect in the configuration” “Could not compile the mapping document”

These are the show-stoppers for me for quite a while. I was using the example from the book trying to replace App.config (in my case Web.config) with hibernate.cfg.xml so I can have different configuration in a test project, but these … Continue reading

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Team Foundation Server 2010 Setup

Don’t try this at home, OK? I wanted to try out less than Basic TFS setup. I only wanted source control part to start with. I took the following: Existing AD Domain Domain user on local machine with VS 2010 … Continue reading

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TFS 2010 on cloned 2008 R2 server in AD domain

For a while I was blaming bad documentation for a number of days spent figuring out what’s wrong, but I finally realized that my case is rather specific. Here are some of requirements that took a while to figure out: … Continue reading

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Hyper-V can’t connect to a machine

I’m normally using remote desktop to access my Hyper-V server. Btw, I also use remote desktop to access virtual machines hosted on Hyper-V. So, today I was trying to connect to a virtual machine from Server Manager, and nothing happened. … Continue reading

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