Monthly Archives: December 2014

Write-Error vs error tracing

Hi folks The only unresolved problem with error tracing left is the problem with Write-Error Consider the script When I run it it says And I noticed that Write-Error always reports itself as at line:1 According to the stack trace … Continue reading

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PowerShell $ErrorActionPreference = “Stop” vs error tracing

Hi folks For a long time I noticed that sometime my failing scripts don’t report error line correctly and recently I’ve managed to narrow down the issue Consider the following script When we run it we get As you see … Continue reading

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Bulk cherry-picking process and magic ref CHERRY_PICK_HEAD

Hi folks I’d like to share one cool thing I’ve discovered recently I am doing a lot of cherry-picks these days. And often I want to cherry-pick a lot of commits at once, and I do something like Then if … Continue reading

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VirtualBox host key – change it!

Hi folks VirtualBox has default host key – Right Ctrl. You use this key to operate your VM, eg. Right Ctrl + F – toggles full screen. One friend of mine, Sergey Arhipenko, gave me a recommendation which I’d like … Continue reading

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