Posted August 27th, 2012
Only a week since installing Windows 8 and I've already managed to break something... :S
On enabling Hyper-V in the "Turn Windows Features On or Off" menu, I was prompted to restart to complete the installation. It rebooted, installed some stuff, then rebooted again. At that point, it got as far as the Windows logo and then nothing - no spinner, no HDD light, no feedback - just the black screen and the Windows logo... [Read More]
Posted August 20th, 2012
Just came across a belter of an issue with a ridiculously oversized form on a work website.
Background is the page has 200+ item types, each with 2 cost types, with each cost types having 4 tiers. 2x4x200 = 1600 input fields (not including other elements, like submit buttons, hidden fields etc).
I noticed that some of the later elements weren't saving.... [Read More]
Sounds a bit ridiculous considering how light my blogging has been over the past year or so, but if I'm seriously going to try to get back into the swing of things, I think a redesign is in order - or at least a code refactor.
One of the things I've always said about web design/development is it's near impossible to know everything. It's a job you... [Read More]