Archives / 2005 / May
  • CAML still has its humps.

    The last few days I found myself wrestling quite a bit with CAML. The basic idea was to replace the standard "Create New Document" button in a document library with some logic - if no document template is specified for the doclib, replace the button with three different buttons - Create Word Document, Create Excel Spreadsheet and Create Powerpoint Presentation.

  • NT Networks, Delegation, Kerberos and Impersonation.

    The issue of delegation of permissions over a network is one of the most confusing issues people run into, it seems. I don't think I've been to a project that involves web pages or services in some form that didn't run into it - people simply expect permissions to flow naturally between different network nodes. It's logical. It's intuitive. However, it doesn't work.