Archive for February, 2010

Some images of Linux User Group Meeting Febuary 19th 2010

February 23, 2010 1 comment

LUG photos

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Dirty script to import videos into XBMC Library

February 19, 2010 Leave a comment

I use XBMC as my media center solution at home as described in the old post XBMC Linux media center.


  • With a terabyte plus of videos, I needed a solution where I could easily track which videos I have watched, and easily resume from where I stopped watching.
  • The comfort of easily navigating the media center using a wireless keyboard
  • XBMC works!

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Categories: Linux, Programming, Windows

IIS7 Web Routing With Classic Managed Pipeline Mode: Failed to Execute URL

February 9, 2010 5 comments

My head has been turning around for days with the exception “Failed to Execute URL”.

I have web routing configured for IIS 6 in production using a wild card entry.
It works well and was a hustle free setup.
But on the development machine I was running IIS 7 in intergrated mode, still web routing worked perfectly Not until we decided to align production and development. That meant switching dev machines to use Classic Managed Pipeline mode from intergrated mode.

To allow System.Web.Routing to work in IIS 7 Classic mode I did the following steps: Read more…

Categories: Programming, Windows