Monthly Archives: September 2011

Determine which process is locking the clipboard

I was having a peculiar error where some process occasionally appeared to be using the clipboard when my application went to handle copy & paste operations. There are some retry work arounds, and I had an acceptable solution in place, … Continue reading

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WordPress: Diagnosing “Error establishing a database connection”

I recently experienced the ever-so-helpful “Error establishing a database connection” message from my WordPress installation.  After about 30 minutes looking through Google results and watching some terribly useless YouTube videos, the best explanation I found was: there must be a … Continue reading

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