X Server on Windows using Xming

I have been exploring the use of virtual machine images for web applications recently, and found a tension between easy development (which realistically requires a GUI these days) and small, efficient deployment. So, after years of separation, I find myself back at the point of using X Windows to run “remote” applications using the display, …

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Install multiple versions of IE on your PC

This is brilliant! Last week I eventually gave in and accepted the update to Internet Explorer 7 on my last development PC. I had been keeping IE6 around so that I could test on it’s broken-but-still-common behavior. I still need to test on IE6, though, so I was resigned to either installing a fresh version …

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