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How Politics Work

I told my son, “You will marry the girl I choose.” He said, “NO!” I told him, “She is Bill Gates’ daughter.” He said, “OK.” I called Bill Gates and said, “I want your daughter to marry my son.” Bill … Continue reading

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Rest HATEOAS, was ist das?

HATEOAS (Hypermedia as the Engine of Application State) is a constraint of the REST application achitecture. A hypermedia-driven site provides information to navigate the site’s REST interfaces dynamically by including hypermedia links with the responses. This capability differs from that of SOA-based systems … Continue reading

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How To Set Up MySQL Master-Master Replication

Intro This second installment of “Scaling Web Applications” will list out the steps necessary for scaling a mysql deployment over two VPS. The first article in this series laid out the steps needed to load-balance nginx over two VPS, and … Continue reading

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NTLM Authentication Scheme for HTTP

Introduction This is an attempt at documenting the undocumented NTLM authentication scheme used by M$’s browsers, proxies, and servers (MSIE and IIS); this scheme is also sometimes referred to as the NT challenge/response (NTCR) scheme. Most of the info here … Continue reading

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Visual Studio shortcut keys

You are familiar with many of Visual Studio’s shortcut keys, but not all of them. Here is a handy reference that can make your .NET lifestyle easier and a lot more productive. The ‘must-know’ shortcut keys are highlighted. General Shortcut     Description … Continue reading

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