Category: Software Development

Export git with version history

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/11879287/export-git-with-version-history

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How to install .Net Core on Ubuntu 16.04

Add the dotnet apt-get feed In order to install .NET Core on Ubuntu, you need to first set up the apt-get feed that hosts the package you need. sudo sh -c ‘echo “deb [arch=amd64] https://apt-mo.trafficmanager.net/repos/dotnet-release/ xenial main” > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/dotnetdev.list’ sudo

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Microsoft Entity Framework – Training Videos

Get Entity Framework This is a selection of videos about Entity Framework. Entity Framework 5.0 – Intro to Model First – Part 1 of 2 Entity Framework 5.0 – Intro to Model First – Part 2 of 2 Entity Framework

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Speeding up database access

This is a very thorough article on ways to speed up a SQL database by Matt Perdeck Speeding up database access – Part 1: Missing indexes

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backup of VMWare using ghettoVCB.sh

You can back up VMware VM for free using ghettoVCB.sh script. Everything you need is here: https://github.com/lamw/ghettoVCB I was unable to download it directly to the the VMware server because wget v1.19 refused to download form https:// url. Instead I

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HTTP Error 503. The service is unavailable

I recently had a problem with IIS on Windows 7 where trying to access http://localhost on the default port 80 was giving me an error: “HTTP Error 503. The service is unavailable” I spent several hours trying to find the

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Free SSL certificate from StartSSL

If you own a web site and would like to provide better security to your visitors in terms of encrypted communication between your server and their browser you need to install a SSL Certificate. You can get a certificate from

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log4net contextual properties and ASP.NET

I just found this article that helped me to find the answer about the weird results with my log files produced by ASP.NET application: log4net contextual properties and ASP.NET Big thank you to the author!

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Script to restore SQL Server database

A lot of people know how to restore an SQL Server database using the SQL Server Management Studio. Sometime it will not work if the database is in use. You have to close all active connections or even to take

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Configure FreeNAS iSCSI and VMWare ESXi (w/AUDIO!)

This is a very useful video that describes how to configure FreeNAS iSCSI as a data store for ESXi. The credits go to mrholverson A copy of this video is available

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