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The Problem with StackOverflow/StackExchange

Thursday, May 3, 2018 by Barret community, StackOverflow, StackExchange, gate keeping, inclusivity, civility

The StackExchange sites are a collection of websites on various topics where people can ask questions and get answers from members of that community. People can also up-vote or down-vote both the questions and the answers, as well as add comments regarding either. People receive ranking points, called “reputation”, for asking questions and on how many up-votes/down-votes their questions and answers receive. It’s intended to drive an active (and interactive) community of people around each subject area.

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Visual Studio debugging - SSL Connection / Connection Reset with IISExpress - Stack Overflow

Tuesday, Feb 20, 2018 by Barret community, StackOverflow, StackExchange, gate keeping, inclusivity, civility

Sometimes it can be a huge pain in the rear to work with SSL on local IIS or IIS Express in Visual Studio. I was trying to debug an issue with my authentication flow and just could not get my auth server to run locally. I finally came across this StackOverflow answer and discovered that I was running into the issue where my port for IIS Express was something like 66234.

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