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October 2009

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Lost your ethernet cards on your VM?

Esteban's Blog – This tip may help you.We use virtualization A LOT on our environments, as a symbol of trust to this concept we only have half of our web production servers as real machines, the other half is virtualized.A common issue we found is that after installing SP2 on a Windows 2003 Ent/Standard installation ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Esteban Pacheco @ 2009-10-03 20:47

September 2009

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Squeezing a Cabinet file.

Esteban's Blog – As part of our applications automatic update process we transfer a CAB file to the client side that contains the required updates. Lately we've being using certain components that are increasing the "weight" of our applications to the point that it is becoming a bit slow to transfer these cab files. ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Esteban Pacheco @ 2009-09-30 13:41
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There is a business opportunity EVERYWHERE.

Esteban's Blog – It is a matter of "simply" finding them. If there is a need, there is an opportunity. Native cross platform? for me opportunity! 64 bits? semi-opportunity, for some it is very needed, for some others is just a way of showing management that our cool language and IDE supports the latest trends and ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Esteban Pacheco @ 2009-09-28 01:04

August 2009

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DevExpress now officially supporting Delphi 2010.

Esteban's Blog – Well, they were quick to deliver and now it is official. DevExpress is supporting Delphi 2010 and it is available for download to all their license holders.The new Express Install, v1.46 includes full support for Delphi 2010 and C++ Builder 2010 to the following VCL components:ExpressQuantumGrid ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Esteban Pacheco @ 2009-08-31 15:48

May 2009

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Follow Delphi Live!

Esteban's Blog – If you were one of the unlucky (like me) that could not assist to Delphi Live, follow the instant updates from lots of Delphi developers that are having a great time at it, this is the link at Twitter.Nick Hodges is coming up next with an update on the Delphi Roadmap, so, what can be more exciting ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Esteban Pacheco @ 2009-05-14 13:08

April 2009

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Time for new looks...

Esteban's Blog – Well,Lately we've seen a lot of websites changing their look to get into the web 2.0 fashion, and my favorite resource center for all Delphi related data is no exception. The ultra fast and cool, Delphi made FullTextSearch.com (Tamarack) has a new address and look in http://www.codenewsfast.com/ ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Esteban Pacheco @ 2009-04-06 20:56

March 2009

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The future in our fingertips...

Esteban's Blog – So, we loved the BlackBerry and what they did with that little ball on their keypad. Then Apple came and show us how amazing it is to use our fingertips on screen touch technology, in the meanwhile Microsoft amazed us with their Microsoft Surface, but what is next?After I saw this video, I just ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Esteban Pacheco @ 2009-03-24 15:48

September 2008

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You gotta love the TIOBE headline for September.

Esteban's Blog – Want to find out what it is?Go and check it out!
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Esteban Pacheco @ 2008-09-05 00:38
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Credit Card number validator for Delphi

Esteban's Blog – We are implementing parts of a global electronic payment solution and one of the mandatory features was to verify credit card numbers. This is done using the Luhn algorithm. I was expecting to find a wide variety of implementations on our sexy Delphi language but to my surprise there were very ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Esteban Pacheco @ 2008-09-02 23:59

July 2008

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Tiburón swimming in Lake Ontario.

Esteban's Blog – For the first time, a Tiburón was found last night swimming around the North York Public Library and people is wondering if they are coming out from Lake Ontario.But, such a thing seems to be untrue. All points out that our visitor came from Silicon Valley. Yup!, we had the pleasure to listen ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Esteban Pacheco @ 2008-07-17 18:39

April 2008

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How to create a Web Server Control in ASP.Net with Delphi 2007

Esteban's Blog – We were presented with the challenge of creating our own server controls. After some research on the web, we found very few examples regarding how to do this, even less if they are specifically targeted to Delphi.Net 2007. So, in order to help the next fellow Delphi developer that is presented ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Esteban Pacheco @ 2008-04-30 01:37
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Creating extended stored procedures on Delphi.

Esteban's Blog – Well, we were going originally to implement a sexy Delphi.Net CLR Based Stored procedure now that we are using MSSQL 2005 and hearing all the good things about this highly publicized feature. Sadly, we hit the wall after initial testings showed us the big amount of limitations on the assemblies ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Esteban Pacheco @ 2008-04-22 22:27
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EVERY DAY TIPS: Manually deleting a windows service

Esteban's Blog – There I was playing with setting up subversion server running as a Windows Service until I made a tragic mistake and I get to the point of needing to remove the service that I just recently installed.Ok, fine, as a good Delphi guy, I went looking for that sexy graphic console (Service Manager) that ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Esteban Pacheco @ 2008-04-22 00:04
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Delphi for PHP 2 en Español

Esteban's Blog – Well, great news for my mother language! We have now Delphi for PHP in Spanish!.Yup, just after the official release we are now getting the news of a translation on the Cervantes language.
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Esteban Pacheco @ 2008-04-14 21:53

January 2008

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Truncating your transaction log.

Esteban's Blog – First, HAPPY NEW YEAR GUYS!!Now, some actual blogging...Here I was, trying to restore our metadata only database into a production server, getting constantly an error messaging saying that it was waaay to big for the available space. Well, my concern was that the entire back up of the database was ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Esteban Pacheco @ 2008-01-01 19:48
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