21 May 2020

Some Vegan Delights

I have workin on a few recipies of my own so once I have them to a better state I will start posting them for people to try if they want.

18 May 2020

Running with the kids

I love running in the hills, I love running alone, in fact, I generally just love going for a run. The thing I love most is going for a run with my kids, I started with our youngest at about 9 months old and he is now nearly 6 years old and rides his bike when we go for a run and our youngest now […]

17 May 2020

Exploring new trails in my 5km

Were in lockdown in Ireland with an ability to only exercise within 5km of our houses because of the coronavirus epidemic. Today I went and found a new trail around the local disused quarry mine near our house. The quarry its self was fairly bare and dusty but the woods running up to the quarry were amazing. A nice 8km run and will defiantly be […]

17 May 2020

A new beginning, maybe?

It’s nearly halfway through 2020, were in lockdown because of coronavirus, and me and my wife are attempting to do our jobs remotely while homeschooling our two children. At the start of the year I tried to start my blog again after a few years gap but it did not happen. I now have a little bit more time and have started exploring some new […]

19 June 2015

Switching user in visual studio

Switching companies means switching MSDN licenses, switching the login for visual studio on my own machine I cam across the following error: We were unable to establish the connection because it is configured for user [email protected] but you attempted to connect using user [email protected] To connect as a different user perform a switch user operation. To connect with the configured identity just attempt the last […]

18 June 2015

The SqlBuildTask failed unexpectedly

If you are working with the Entity Framework and database projects, you may encounter the following error: Error 11 04018: The “SqlBuildTask” task failed unexpectedly. System.MethodAccessException: Attempt by method ‘Microsoft.Data.Tools.Schema.Sql.Build.SqlTaskHost.OnCreateCustomSchemaData(System.String, System.Collections.Generic.Dictionary2<System.String,System.String>)’ to access method ‘Microsoft.Data.Tools.Components.Diagnostics.SqlTracer.ShouldTrace(System.Diagnostics.TraceEventType)’ failed. at Microsoft.Data.Tools.Schema.Sql.Build.SqlTaskHost.OnCreateCustomSchemaData(String filePath, Dictionary2 referenceMetadata) at Microsoft.Data.Tools.Schema.Sql.Build.SqlTaskHost.CreateCustomSchemaData(String filePath, Dictionary2 referenceMetadata) at Microsoft.Data.Tools.Schema.Tasks.Sql.TaskHostLoader.ProcessReferences(TaskLoggingHelper providedLogger, SqlTaskHost host, ErrorManager errors) at Microsoft.Data.Tools.Schema.Tasks.Sql.TaskHostLoader.LoadImpl(ITaskHost providedHost, TaskLoggingHelper providedLogger) at Microsoft.Data.Tools.Schema.Tasks.Sql.TaskHostLoader.Load(ITaskHost providedHost, TaskLoggingHelper providedLogger) at Microsoft.Data.Tools.Schema.Tasks.Sql.SqlBuildTask.ExecuteLoadTaskHostStep() […]