WSAENOBUFS (10055) Conquered

Work2 Comments

Last week I was talking about a nasty bug that took a while to solve. While that one was in progress, I had another one going on simulateously that was equally challenging. We were doing some relatively simple load tests and our app would break. The result was lots of socket errors, usually 10055. There are various articles on this … Read More

Tick Tock

Work1 Comment

Every couple of months, I get involved with some bug fix that takes weeks to resolve. I just finished up one this morning. I have been working on it for about 3 weeks nearly steadily. However, the bug has loomed in various forms for several years in our product. In the end, the solution was the same as a lot … Read More

Remote Bugs

Work1 Comment

As part of my job, I get to work with customers — when stuff isn’t going right. For MeetingPlace, I am the last line of defense. You can escalate no further. So usually when the case gets to me, its not good. Today, we had a classic case. Over the years, we have had trouble when our application runs on … Read More

Location Location Location

A Day in the Life1 Comment

When Cisco acquired Latitude, I signed on the dotted line for at least two years at Cisco in exchange for some undisclosed lovin’. That 2 years is up this coming January and it seems like my inbox is aware of this. In the last week, I received several interesting job prospects. These are not just “we are hiring”, but more … Read More