October 2009 archive

Win7 on JFL92 / PowerNotebook PowerPro P 11:15

After installing Windows 7 x64 on my PowerPro P 11:15, I still had some devices in Device Manager without drivers.  Included in this list were the following: Base System Device Hardware ID: PCI\VEN_1180&DEV_0843&SUBSYS_002514C0&REV_12 This is actually a “Ricoh SD/MMC Host Controller” Solution: Installed setup.exe from \08.CardReader\3.51.01(WHQL).zip Base System Device Hardware ID: PCI\VEN_1180&DEV_0592&SUBSYS_002514C0&REV_12 This is actually …

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Equivalent Notebook Models

PowerPro P 11:15 Compal JFL92 Similar to Sager NP2090/COMPAL IFL90/PowerPro J 10:15 — these are all the same model and are lower-end than the NP2092 According to Sager, the NP2090, NP2092, FL90, and JFL92 all use the same drivers Resellers: http://www.compal.com/asp/driver_dnd/index.htm http://www.powernotebooks.com/support/ http://www.xoticpc.com/support-ip-18.html http://www.sagernotebook.com/information.php?information_id=19 ftp://ftp.littlebit.ch/Littlebit%20Systems/Notebook/Stingray%20Z84%20%28FL90%29/Driver/

Getting DotNetNuke 5 to install

Another hosting company I use has both the old ASP.NET AJAX extensions installed and the .NET Framework 3.5 installed.  In order to resolve an ambiguity between the two sets of DLLs in the GAC, I had to modify web.config according to the instructions here: http://weblogs.asp.net/javiervillarreal/archive/2008/01/30/the-type-system-web-ui-scriptmanager-is-ambiguous-it-could-come-from-assembly.aspx