If you find yourself configuring IIS to use a non-default folder structure/location (hi DISA STIGs!) you might also find yourself encountering some head scratching HTTP 500.19.5 errors in your IIS logs (aka 500 19 5). Make sure that the account your AppPool is using has read access to the wwwroot folder.
The more I mull over ideas regarding what to blog about, the more I come to conclusion that I can’t get into what’s going on today without talking about how I got here.
My first exposure to programming came in the 6th grade, at Beaumont Middle School, where I took an Introduction to BASIC class. The next year, I was grasping at ideas for a science project when I realized that the library where the science fair was being held had an Apple IIe computer located front and center. I figured I could take the easy way out Continue reading How did I get here?