Coding and Dismantling Stuff

Don't thank me, it's what I do.

About the author

Russell is a .Net developer based in Lancashire in the UK.  His day job is as a C# developer for the UK's largest online white-goods retailer, DRL Limited.

His weekend job entails alternately demolishing and constructing various bits of his home, much to the distress of his fiance Kelly, 3-year-old daughter Amelie, and menagerie of pets.


  1. Fix dodgy keywords Google is scraping from my blog
  2. Complete migration of NHaml from Google Code to GitHub
  3. ReTelnet Mock Telnet Server à la Jetty
  4. Learn to use Git
  5. Complete beta release FHEMDotNet
  6. Publish FHEMDotNet on Google Code
  7. Learn NancyFX library
  8. Pull RussPAll/NHaml into NHaml/NHaml
  9. Open Source Blackberry Twitter app
  10. Other stuff

Configuring FHEM To Run as a Windows Service

So that FHEM is running constantly, even when noone is logged into my server, I'm going to try to get it running as a Windows Service, which I can configure to run as a particular user as soon as the server boots.

I'm going to base the some of the following on the excellent tutorial to install uTorrent as a service -, so many thanks to the original author.


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Troubleshooting Remote Access to an FHEM Server

Hi all,

A quick one tonight because I've just spent a good half an hour scratching my head over it!

If you're running an FHEM server, and you'd like to be able to access it via Telnet from a remote box, here are four quick steps you can take to troubleshoot any issues you're having.


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