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e-mail: marc.gravell@gmail.com
blog: http://marcgravell.blogspot.com
twitter: @marcgravell

C# programmer and MVP, with a keen interest in all things code. Particular areas:

  • C# language specifics
  • LINQ (including EF, L2S, ADO.NET Data Services)
  • Protocol Buffers
  • Expression (the LINQ one, not Blend)
  • TSQL / SQL Server general
  • xslt
  • ASP.NET MVC (but not regular ASP.NET)
  • WinForms
  • Bespoke runtime object models (TypeDescriptor)


Aug
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awarded  Popular Question
Jul
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awarded  Nice Answer
Apr
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awarded  Caucus
Dec
20
revised Window-7 installation problems
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Dec
20
revised Going to Debian… (2 questions)
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Sep
26
awarded  Nice Question
Sep
13
comment Why is hibernation still used?
@KonradRudolph heck, by my calculations the startup/shutdown time alone would account for over 8 hours per year, based on 2 minutes combined, once every weekday.
Sep
8
awarded  Notable Question
Sep
6
answered How to recover the data from the crashed (external) hard disk drive (NTFS)?
Jul
15
awarded  Popular Question
Jul
15
awarded  Yearling
Feb
4
comment How do I physically prevent people from unplugging an Ethernet cable?
Why don't you just stump for a small pile o' spare cables...?
Nov
22
comment Why do my Client Hyper-V connections keep dying?
For info, I've added a separate answer with more info, but you definitely deserve the bounty for leading me down the right road - cheers.
Nov
22
accepted Why do my Client Hyper-V connections keep dying?
Nov
22
answered Why do my Client Hyper-V connections keep dying?
Nov
20
awarded  Benefactor
Nov
15
comment Why do my Client Hyper-V connections keep dying?
@avirk it may also relate to suspend/resume at the host - lots of variables. But to answer your question - it doesn't seem to happen when using the guest continuously... But I rarely need to use the guest continuously :)
Nov
15
comment Why do my Client Hyper-V connections keep dying?
in my case I also have win8 guests - you can see how it may become confusing ;p
Nov
15
comment Why do my Client Hyper-V connections keep dying?
any idea whether it is talking about the host or the guest?
Nov
14
revised Why do my Client Hyper-V connections keep dying?
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