Tag: #AGILESucks

VCRUNTIME140_1.dll was not found

 seasoned_geek  June 12, 2022

I hate it when I have to touch anything Microsoft or running on Microsoft. VCRUNTIME140_1.dll is just the latest in the never ending battle with The Gang That Couldn’t Shoot Straight. Today it was OnlyOffice that wanted to force an…

CopperSpice Experiments – Pt. 19

 seasoned_geek  July 13, 2021

My first real computer job was midnight computer operator for Airfone Inc. There I learned respect for automated update procedures and bare metal backups. I’m not talking about that hokey Microsoft stuff that reboots your computer in the middle of…

Yet Another Reason to Ditch Facebook

 seasoned_geek  April 4, 2021

I will never understand why people join Facebook or why they don’t ditch Facebook. You should never post that much about yourself online. “Oh no, I have private pages” is the usual response. Well, 553 Million users just had their…

The Bottom for Technical Recruiting Just Keeps Getting Lower

 seasoned_geek  November 11, 2020  1 Comment on The Bottom for Technical Recruiting Just Keeps Getting Lower

Ordinarily I wouldn’t drag something this specific onto my geek blog, but every time I try to reply to the pimps email it bounces. I had never heard of gandi.net. Given how well their email works I suspect they won’t…

Iowa Caucus 2020 – AGILE’s Third Mega-Failure

 seasoned_geek  February 5, 2020

Because AGILE allows companies to commit SOX accounting fraud companies are adopting it in droves. Because it is yet another name for hacking on the fly without a plan kids, not professionals, kids, love it. No. Getting paid to do…