Saturday, November 24, 2007

Mount and Unmout ISO images in Ubuntu Linux

Recently I decided I needed to mount an ISO in Linux. I have done this many times in Windows and expected it to be even easier in Linux. Surprisingly Ubuntu didn't have a graphical tool for this, however some wonderful person created a couple of scripts and some easy install instructions to give us a graphical tool.

I am going to try this out tomorrow I hope.

"Some times you want to use iSO images without burning them.If you don’t want to waste your CD’s/DVD’s here is the simple possible solutions using these tips you can mount and unmount ISO images without burning them.
I know two possible solutions..."

Tuesday, November 20, 2007 membership returnURL & DestinationPageUrl

I have recently been having issues with my web application where we don't want the user redirected to the URL they were on after their session times out. Unfortunately I couldn't find anything that would turn off this functionality in Microsoft's membership block.

I read both of these pages which gave great information except that they didn't work for me:

In the end I created my own solution by putting the following code into the Page_Load method:
if (Request.QueryString.Get("ReturnURL") != "" && Request.QueryString.Get("ReturnURL") != null) Response.Redirect("~/login.aspx");