Archive for March, 2010

The United States is not Mexico

The Problem Report A programmer I support sent me the following last October: Hey Jim, I just found a difference between our windows and unix boxes regarding time that is standing in the way of me finishing […] I’ve been working on and wanted your help. [Description of test code and environment] This is […]


Despite my intention that this blog be chock full of meaty technical solutions for my legions of readers, I’m going to break my content selection rule on the very first post so I can introduce what is hopefully a new term to the world: ESFW I left CNET after seven years in mid-January.  My new […]