Archive for May 2007

Captcha Problem with dasBlog 1.9 under ASP.Net 2.0

I upgraded my blog engine from dasBlog 1.8.5223.2 to 1.9.6264.0 roughly a month ago. Continue reading ‘Captcha Problem with dasBlog 1.9 under ASP.Net 2.0’ »

Thoughts on Wireless Network Security

Here is a snap shot of my Wireless Network Connection Window at home: Continue reading ‘Thoughts on Wireless Network Security’ »

Hyper-Threading and Dual Core Performance Comparison for Computational Intensive Applications – Update

In a post (Hyper-Threading and Dual Core Performance Comparison for Computational Intensive Applications) I wrote at the end of last year, I compared multi-threaded scientific application performance of a Pentium 4 processor with hyper-threading enabled and a Pentium D processor, and concluded that for multi-threaded scientific applications, hyper-threaded processor helped little in terms of application performance. Continue reading ‘Hyper-Threading and Dual Core Performance Comparison for Computational Intensive Applications – Update’ »

dasBlog on Mono? Not so easy

Over the past few months, I have been tempted to convert the current version of dasBlog to run under Mono (Note, there is a much older version that runs on Linux/Mono http://www.go-mono.com/ports/). Continue reading ‘dasBlog on Mono? Not so easy’ »

Sometimes We Know It’s Not Secure But We Have No Choice

As most of the transactions nowadays take place online and most work requires access of some kind to information online, Continue reading ‘Sometimes We Know It’s Not Secure But We Have No Choice’ »

Why MSN Removed Link Query?

I must have not been paying much attention recently, but apparently, MSN search (Live search) now no longer allows search queries like link: linkdomain: or inrul:… According to Eytan Seidman, the lead program manager of Live Search at Microsoft, this is to prevent people from abusing these features via mass automated data mining… Continue reading ‘Why MSN Removed Link Query?’ »

MTU or 2701HG Gateway Issue?

After I moved to Connecticut, I got my high speed internet from AT&T (SBC Yahoo). Continue reading ‘MTU or 2701HG Gateway Issue?’ »

WebForm_AutoFocus Issue with Custom Pages in dasBlog

I have created quite a few customized pages (e.g. http://www.kerrywong.com/cmsg ) on my blog site. Continue reading ‘WebForm_AutoFocus Issue with Custom Pages in dasBlog’ »