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mysql_connect to localhost on Windows 7 and Windows Vista times out

I’ve been developing PHP websites against mysql on Windows Server 2003 and Windows Server 2008 R2 and finally decided I needed to start doing my testing and debugging on a client machine instead.  My development machine runs Windows 7 so it is running the same version of IIS as my Windows Server 2008 R2 machine. […]


This past weekend I was catching up on all things home theater on AVS Forum when I ran across a company (XStreamHD) that is promising to deliver hi-def movies and more via satellite and the Internet to your home.  The information provided by the flash content on their web site is pretty impressive.  Here’s a […]

Launching apps & games from Vista Media Center (VMC), Part 1

I haven’t spent much time yet writing about the home theater PC I assembled. I’m using a combination of Windows Media Center (in Windows Vista Ultimate) and Beyond TV from SnapStream Media. There’s a terrific web site providing user and some Microsoft assistance for Media Center at It’s a great place to troubleshoot problems […]