Thou shalt not PANIC

Bad bug, bad bug ... ... whatcha gonna do

Under the hood with live debugging

The team i belong to (Portugal Adcs) has a blog called Deviations (http://blogs.msdn.com/deviations)...

Author: Cuko Date: 03/18/2009

WCF: Getting MessageSecurityException while calling webservice

Time flies and it looked like it was yesterday that i wrote my last post. Last couple of months have...

Author: Cuko Date: 03/03/2009

Process Explorer to the rescue

Monday was a day to forget. I arrived at the office around 8:30 am, started my machine (like...

Author: Cuko Date: 10/16/2008

Tools @ Opening huge log files

Part of my work is looking at huge log files and this can sometimes be a big pain to open in any...

Author: Cuko Date: 10/16/2008

Debug Jscript with Internet Explorer 8

My team has started a blog. Since we all have different skills, it will be more generalist and there...

Author: Cuko Date: 10/09/2008

Production Troubleshooting Flowchart

Usually (probably always I hope) when troubleshooting production environments we don´t have Visual...

Author: Cuko Date: 09/19/2008

Windbg: Using .shell to search text

To me one of the most useful commands when using windbg is .shell. According to Debugging Tools For...

Author: Cuko Date: 09/06/2008

ClassicASP: XMLHTTP and ServerXMLHTTP

From time to time i get some memory dumps related to classic ASP. Last month I got some and the...

Author: Cuko Date: 09/06/2008

Windbg: Get image loaded in memory

I´m starting a new section called Tips with the goal of showing commands that are very useful when...

Author: Cuko Date: 09/06/2008

SQL Server High CPU caused by trace filter

Consider the scenario where you take several memory dumps from SQL Server because you are getting...

Author: Cuko Date: 09/06/2008

SOS/PSSCOR & .effmach

Recently in one of our internal forums there was this thread around debugging different...

Author: Cuko Date: 09/01/2008

Tools @ Performance Analysis of Logs

I´ve decided to start a new section in my blog around tools I use that help me a lot in my daily...

Author: Cuko Date: 08/01/2008

Switch to the right context (COM+ Fault)

If you are dealing with a memory dump (unmanaged) a very fast way to get an initial look is to use...

Author: Cuko Date: 07/29/2008

OutOfMemory & CompiledAssembly

Problems seem to occur in batches. Last week the hot topic was OutOfMemory exceptions. I got a...

Author: Cuko Date: 07/18/2008

BLOBCache, Web Garden and DisallowOverlappingRotation. Are they best friends ?

In my opinion BLOBCache is a must have in most MOSS environments. It is known that BLOBCache and Web...

Author: Cuko Date: 07/02/2008

Troubleshooting blocking issues in SQL Server 2000 and 2005

Most of my work is supporting and troubleshooting production environments and very often developers...

Author: Cuko Date: 06/28/2008

Biztalk Server 2004 - Mixed Dll loading problem

Sometime ago I had to troubleshoot a problem in Biztalk Server 2004. I was told that Biztalk Server...

Author: Cuko Date: 06/27/2008