I ran into this little devil during my first installation of Windows 2008 Small Business Server (SBS). The setup failed with the error message: FATAL: DcPromo_JoinDomain: The server was not promoted to a domain controller. The solution was surprisingly simple…. Read more
At long last, our HP ML310 server was delivered on Friday. After a bit of a kerfuffle hauling the enormous box up stairs on my own, the much anticipated unboxing could begin. Well, actually I thought it only fair to… Read more
We’ve just put together a quick utility to allow us to paste a PHP serialized string into a form and have it return the unserialized output. I’ve always found it annoying to deal with serialized strings as they are hard… Read more
We recently acquired an HP Officejet 7310 with an apparently common fault. The cartridge carrier has some unusual metal springs in it, which are pushed back and alongside the ink cartridge as you insert it, obviously helping to secure it… Read more
Anyone else finding it hard to get one of these?
Recently we undertook a project to replace a Windows 2000 domain controller with a nice new Windows 2008 server. The old Windows 2000 server was responsible for sharing an MDB database. Since moving this database to the new server, we’ve… Read more