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Archive for February, 2010

If you are using Windows 7, 64 bit version, you might encounter a problem, that hard drives are “gone” after waking from sleep mode. A fix is available on: http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx/kb/977178/ Follow the link “View and request hotfix downloads”…. Your comp should have one feature less

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Resource discovery

Saturday, February 13th, 2010

I have just published a journal article on resource discovery in large distributed systems, which might be of interest to some of you. Here is the link to the online copy of the article.

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Windows 7 x64 and Regional settings

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2010

Some of us are faced with the fact, that there exist life beyond 7-bit ASCII. (Getting emails with non-US characters in them). When using Windows 7 64-bit version and Thunderbird, as the last is not Unicode, a person is forced to set “System Locale” to something, that should recognise our special characters. So here is [...]

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