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Posting Dates Corrected After many months, we have finally identified why some of your posts appeared in the future! This w...

Posted Oct 27, 2005 (By jroller)

Upgraded to Roller 1.2 This morning we finally finished the migration to the latest stable version of Roller and hopefully...

Posted Jul 20, 2005 (By jroller)

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Porn on the IPod?

This WIRED article claims that the subscription based search engine Guba will facilitate putting porn on your IPod. Of course, the article is talking about the new IPod that supports video. Accor...

BruceBlog | /Java | Nov 3, 2005 10:39:01 PM | en

A Jalopy Update?

For those of us that prefered the opensource version of Jalopy. A new version of Jalopy and the Jalopy-Eclipse plugin has been reelased. You will not find the link on the homepage, you must visit t...

ShareMe Technologies LLC-The... | /Eclipse-IDE | Nov 3, 2005 10:25:16 PM | en

what's wrong with java?

another tech interview question i remember getting asked some years ago was "what don't you like about java?" this is a good question in that it likely sheds light on the depth of the...

erick reid's weblog ... | /Java | Nov 3, 2005 9:14:10 PM | en_US

struts and the bean tags..

When you see this: <bean:write name="docSetLookup" property="docSetStatus"/> It means that the property can actually come from the getter method, not just a simple...

for(Entry e: entries) {... | /Java | Nov 3, 2005 8:40:31 PM | en_US

maven-tomcat-plugin bug

We're trying to migrate a Weblogic-only application over to Tomcat so we downloaded the maven-tomcat-plugin to perform deployments via the tomcat:deploy goal. When we executed the goal, however, we ...

Winston Rast's Weblog ... | /Java | Nov 3, 2005 6:05:52 PM | en_US

Spaghetti Sux

Warning - this is nothing but a rant - I've been on some projects that had their share of issues, but my current project is by far the worst offender I've ever seen. I can't believe the cod...

Code Wookie's Weblog ... | /Java | Nov 3, 2005 5:59:58 PM | en

good tech interview question

i've got a spotty record with technical interviews , especially the "what's the 3rd parameter on the JTextField constructor?" sort. this despite having tested well on the SCJP . :D ...

erick reid's weblog ... | /Developer | Nov 3, 2005 5:14:06 PM | en_US

Java and C# trying to compete with latent typed languages ...

I read a post from Cédric Beust's weblog talking about future language development for C# and Java . It references Gilad Bracha's article on a new JVM opcode to support invoking methods without do...

Development Budoka ... | /Development | Nov 3, 2005 2:49:18 PM | en

BEA Systems Acquires SolarMetric!

I got a call this morning from Patrick Linskey , the CTO of SolarMetric , to tell me that BEA Systems has acquired SolarMetric. Hooray for Patrick, Neelan and the gang, I'm very happy for them! ...

BruceBlog | /Java | Nov 3, 2005 2:32:34 PM | en

Add [...] button to any TableCellEditor

JTable allows editing with TableCellEditor. Sometimes the table might contain some complex objects, whose editing may not fit it the small area allocated to TableCellEditor. In such case it is goo...

Santhosh Kumar's... | /Swing | Nov 3, 2005 1:17:00 PM | en_US

RAD 6 and MySQL

I've been spending time with the IBM Rational Application Developer 6 (IRAD 6) which is the next iteration of Websphere Studio Application Developer 5. There are some neat things. The support for UM...

Rockhopper's Weblog ... | /Java | Nov 3, 2005 1:00:00 PM | en

História do Java - Parte 2

Saudações a todos!! Hoje vou escrever (digitar) a continuação da história da linguagem Java . Coincidentemente, faz uma semana apenas que escrevi a primeira parte . Boa leitura! Aspectos ...

JavaPoti - Blog Potiguar... | /Java | Nov 3, 2005 12:49:45 PM | Link | pt_BR

Minor FreeMarker evolution - lazy argument evaluation and enum...

It's interesting - I often get the feeling that FreeMarker doesn't really need new features, and that there's nothing left to do in it. Then every few months users manage to surprise me with new featu...

Attila Szegedi's... | /Java | Nov 3, 2005 12:35:23 PM | en

SGI delisted from NYSE

A sad day for all of us, SGIs stock has been delisted from NYSE . Still remember back in the 90s using an Irix box to run Real Media software at Telepac (Portugal Telecoms ISP ). They never ...

Alex Goncalves's... | /Unix | Nov 3, 2005 11:25:24 AM | en_US

Yet Another Open Source JBI Container - ObjectWeb Petals ...

Petals is a JBI implementation and is built on top of Celtix , the ObjectWeb Enterprise Service Bus (ESB), and JORAM , the ObjectWeb JMS implementation. Petals is also aiming for integration with...

BruceBlog | /Java | Nov 3, 2005 11:18:27 AM | en

another strategy for the string splitter

a previous post talked about a StringSplitter utility and presented its use of CharacterSplitStrategy . i use it in codegen utilities, and its initial use, break-on-caps, is pretty light stuf...

erick reid's weblog ... | /Java | Nov 3, 2005 11:04:25 AM | en_US

JCP News: Siemens and BenQ

Thought I call your attention to some important migration of people and JSRs in the JCP. Recently Siemens Mobile became BenQ Mobile. This makes BenQ the third largest leader of JSRs in the JCP after S...

Onno's Blog ... | /Java, aka "Work" | Nov 3, 2005 10:58:23 AM | en_US

pros and cons of code generation

(ER: 11/3/05) just got lunch with pal allen who recently sat for presentation given by aslak hellesoy on xdoclet and codegen. aslak said that code ought to evolve to where codegen no longer...

erick reid's weblog ... | /Developer | Nov 3, 2005 10:55:13 AM | en_US

J2ME 3D etc ..

I recently found some 3D engine that is compatible with j2me V1.0 and that can be run as an applet... http://rzr.online.fr/docs/java/00index.htm Does not do texturemapping but seems to do what it...

Lukes digi-lounge ... | /Java | Nov 3, 2005 10:33:24 AM | en

Compilation Problem in JDK 1.5 because of different version of Oject...

I have installed JDK 1.5 (jdk-1_5_0-windows-i586.exe). It installed two folders one for Development kit C:\Program Files\Java\jdk1.5.0 and one for C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.5.0. C:\Program Files\J...

A Java Geek's Diary ... | /Java | Nov 3, 2005 9:18:40 AM | en_IN

If you want to Swing more....

1. Sun Swing Forum http://forum.java.sun.com/forum.jspa?forumID=57 2. Santhosh Kumar's Weblog http://www.jroller.com/page/santhosh 3. Romain Guy's Weblog http://jroller.com/page/gfx...

RaghSrini's Java... | /Java | Nov 3, 2005 9:13:08 AM | en

Swing

Java Swing is gaining a good share in the UI world. The following blog confirms the same. http://weblogs.java.net/blog/hansmuller/archive/2005/10/official_swing.html

RaghSrini's Java... | /Java | Nov 3, 2005 8:38:47 AM | en

Why not DB access a la OGNL?

At work I recently needed to save a simple timestamp to the database. While writing all that code for that simple task, I asked myself why this couldn't be done a la OGNL . Perhaps something like thi...

Code:Q | /Java | Nov 3, 2005 7:39:12 AM | en

Nokia's Open Source website

Nokia has put up an Opensource website listing all of thier opensource projects and contributions. The website is called OpenSource.Nokia.com . Nokia is not the only J2ME licensee that contibut...

ShareMe Technologies LLC-The... | /MobileDevice Technology | Nov 3, 2005 7:26:44 AM | en

Dessiner une cible de flechette

Voila le resultat desire. WebStart Demo Le dessin d une cible sur un panel a l'air complexe, mais si nous nous prenons par etapes, rien n est insurmontabl...

daxuza's Weblog ... | /Java | Nov 3, 2005 5:49:30 AM | fr

My first trivial Ajax app is now online

I've been tinkering with DWR for a while, and yesterday night I finally deployed my hack here . It has been a bit frustrating since the documentation isn't perfect, but the mailing list is very hel...

Code:Q | /Java | Nov 3, 2005 4:04:42 AM | Link | en

Comparer Tapestry et JSF

Un article très intéressant sur TheServerSide.com compare Java Server Faces (JSF) et Tapestry . Le premier est une spécification de SUN avec plusieurs implémentations dont MyFaces, le deuxième est ...

Le Touilleur Express ... | /Java | Nov 3, 2005 2:04:00 AM | fr

An Open Source Tsunami

Open Source companies have sprouted like hair on a chia pet in the last year. After attending Simon Phipps ' keynote at the Colorado Software Summit in 2004 (Similar presentation at O'Reilly in 20...

bender blog | /Java | Nov 3, 2005 1:11:15 AM | Link | en

Mergere vs Maven

So Maven 2.0 was sharted out recently by that grand posse of intellectual giants that make up the employees of Mergere. It promises speed, agility, and is probably even better than ruby. Along the way...

The BileBlog ... | /Java | Nov 3, 2005 12:00:00 AM | en

BlogReader Enhancements

I have just recently started using feedreader for aggregating all the blogs that I often visit. It was really a nice thing to start using as compared to the earlier live bookmarks in Firefox which h...

Technology Spelunker's... | /Development Ideas | Nov 2, 2005 11:40:36 PM | en_IN