Category Archives: Development

Installing Mercurial on Server 2008 R2 with IIS

I use Mercurial to version all of my scripts at work, and have a general preference for using IIS over Apache on Windows.  Problem is that finding detailed instructions for installing Mercurial on Server 2008 R2 using IIS were hard … Continue reading

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PowerShell pscmdlet.writedebug vs Write-Debug

In working on some script based cmdlets I noticed some inconsistent behavior related to the Preference variables.  The $pscmdlet automatic variable provides several methods for interacting with a pipeline, including it’s own WriteDebug function which performs similarly to the Write-Debug … Continue reading

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Source Control Introduction

Source Control HOWTO contains a good high level overview of source code management.

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