I’m doing a bit of multitasking today, mainly fixing a bunch of Ruby on Rails features for my client while doing some setup stuff on my workstation, like installing the latest version of SQL Server Express.
So I go this download page:
First thing I notice is how poorly this page correlates the download options with the filenames. Here’s a screenshot of the download page:
Finally, after 40 minutes of waiting for a 600 MB download (why are things so slow on your systems, Microsoft?) I get this message:
So Microsoft, four failures for what should be one simple task. Nice batting average.