Archive for June 2006

Command Prompt Stack Limits Under Windows Vista

It seems that the command prompt stack limits has changed under Windows Vista (at least for Beta 2 build 5384). Continue reading ‘Command Prompt Stack Limits Under Windows Vista’ »

My Experience with Windows Vista Beta 2 (Build 5384) — Security

In my previous post, I touched upon my installation experience with Windows Vista Beta 2 (Build 5384). Continue reading ‘My Experience with Windows Vista Beta 2 (Build 5384) — Security’ »

My Experience with Windows Vista Beta 2 (Build 5384) — Installation

I downloaded the Windows Vista Beta 2 ISO image from Microsoft right after it was released to the public. Continue reading ‘My Experience with Windows Vista Beta 2 (Build 5384) — Installation’ »

A Strange URL

I noticed this a while ago. I was using Windows Media Player 10 and clicked “Shop for Music” button, I would end up at Wal Mart’s music store. Continue reading ‘A Strange URL’ »

Problems with 2Wire Gateway When Running VMWare

As I mentioned in my previous post, my service provider replaced my old DSL router (2Wire HomePortal 1000SW) with a new one (2Wire 1701HG Gateway). In theory these two DSL routers are almost identical (the new one has more Ethernet ports so more devices can be connected directly without using a switch), and I should not be expecting any problems… Continue reading ‘Problems with 2Wire Gateway When Running VMWare’ »