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Is Windows Server 2008 “Server Core” appropriate for a SQL Server instance?

Is Windows Server 2008 “Server Core” appropriate for a SQL Server instance?

I'm setting up a dedicated SQL Server 2005 box on Windows Server 2008 this week, and would like to pare it down to be as barebones as possible while still being fully functional. To that end, the "Se…


html - Is a “Confirm Email” input good practice when user changes email address?

My organization has a form to allow users to update their email address with us. It's suggested that we have two input boxes for email: the second as an email confirmation. I always copy/paste my emai…


.htaccess - Mod-Rewrite loading files behind the DocumentRoot

I'm using.htaccess and mod_rewrite to point to files that reside behind the DocumentRoot. My folder structure looks like this: home/ webroot/ other_files/ I have a.htaccess file in webroot…



php - Only accepting certain ajax requests from authenticated users

What's the best practice for making sure that certain ajax calls to certain pages are only accepted from authenticated users? For example: Let's say that I have a main page called blog.php(I know, c…


dns - How to redirect siteA to siteB with A or CNAME records

I have 2 hosts and I would like to point a subdomain on host one to a subdomain on host two: subdomain.hostone.com--> subdomain.hosttwo.com I added a CNAME record to host one that points to subdoma…


OpenID as a Single Sign On option?

I'm just looking for different opinions. Do you consider OpenID a good "Single Sign On" solution? The way it works seems to be a little bit confusing for an average user and there could be problems r…


DSL in Finance

does anyone here have ever worked with DSLs(Domain Specific Languages) in the finance domain ? I am planning to introduce some kind of DSL support in the application i'm working on and would like to…


Windows/Active Directory-User/Groups

I'm looking for a way to find a the windows login associated with a specific group. I'm trying to add permissions to a tool that only allows names formatted like: DOMAIN\USER DOMAIN\GROUP I have a…


How do HttpOnly cookies work with AJAX requests?

JavaScript needs access to cookies if AJAX is used on a site with access restrictions based on cookies. Will HttpOnly cookies work on an AJAX site? Edit: Microsoft created a way to prevent XSS attacks…


web services - Who provides a WHOIS API?

Anyone can do WHOIS lookups through the whois command line tool or web based interfaces direct from the registrar but there are query limits which make commercial use difficult e.g. bulk checking of…




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