Monthly Archives: August 2005

Embeddding an Apache Axis application in Tomcat

One of the applications I’ve been heading up at my 8-to-5 needed a SOAP API that fronted a Java application deployed on Tomcat. If you’ve spent any time with Axis you know that it’s not the simplest thing to deal … Continue reading

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Links: 8-30-2005

A List Apart: Articles: CSS and Email, Kissing in a TreeHow to send CSS in HTML emails (categories: css email html )

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Java, Collections and Multimap

I was in an interview recently and was asked a question which I thought the interviewer called an ‘atagram’, but I think it was actually an anagram. He asked how you could find the largest word in a dictionary where … Continue reading

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Setting up Ant on Linux

Noting for any future Linux installments. Download and unpack Ant. # vi /etc/profile.d/ and then add: export JAVA_HOME=/usr/java/jdk export ANT_HOME=/usr/local/apache-ant-1.6.5 export PATH=$PATH:$JAVA_HOME/bin:$ANT_HOME/bin source: [oracle technology network]

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Links: 8-25-2005

Some notes on the building of CodeZoo – Signal vs. Noise (by 37signals)Someday I’ll be able to tell the story of “putters putters putters”… (categories: blankslate catkiller playing_dead)

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Links: 8-15-2005

mockhaug ยป Hibernate hates SpringThe hibernate guys removed references to Spring on their site, Gavin (Hibernate) and Juergen (Spring) go at it.(categories: hibernate spring ) IntelliJ IDEA Open Source License IntelliJ IDEA Open Source Licenses are available free to non-commercial … Continue reading

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Links: 8-12-2005

Behind the Scenes of the Search System – SF.Net Engineering search on, powered by Lucene.(categories: lucene search sourceforge )

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XML characters, smart quotes and Apache XML-RPC

I’ve been eating my own dogfood with the deliciousposter project (as you can see from my daily links). A couple days ago I posted a some links to and expected them to show up automatically the next day… except … Continue reading

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Links: 8-9-2005

New popular sites… “all the new sites in ordered by popularity. A “NEW” site is a site not present in before yesterday.” (categories: – the Source for Java(tm) Technology Collaborationimplementing “Did you mean… ?” with … Continue reading

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Links: 8-8-2005

Internet Alchemy Talis, Web 2.0 and All That“…Web 2.0 is an attitude not a technology. It’s about enabling and encouraging participation through open applications and services.”(categories: web2.0) O’Reilly Radar > Not 2.0?“…the key to success in this next stage of … Continue reading

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