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2017

2016

Upload Maven Artifacts Into Nexus 3

1 minute read

Sometimes you need to upload an artifact into Nexus. With Nexus 2 this was very easy if you had filesystem access or access to the Web UI. In Nexus 3 you are...

Programmatically Start A JSF Flow

1 minute read

There are situations where you can not start a JSF (2.2) flow in the usual way by simply redirecting to the flow’s start page from your button action.

Back To QNAP

2 minute read

How to backup a remote folder to your QNAP storage

How To Setup Hovercraft On Mac OS

less than 1 minute read

If you want to setup hovercraft for creating presentations on your Mac, the following steps may help if you already have MacPorts installed.

2015

Setup A Local DNS Server For Development

1 minute read

When you develop a web site or when you want to address multiple virtual machines by name on your local machine, you need to find a solution to implement thi...

Have a ReST Endpoint Catch All

less than 1 minute read

If you need a ReST endpoint which returns kind of a default page when a client accesses a unmapped path, you need an implementation like the one shown below.

Checklists in LaTeX

1 minute read

Did you ever feel the need for a simple checkbox in a letter? So did I. After searching for a while I did not really come up with a simple copy and pasteable...

Pro Tools - Playlists

less than 1 minute read

When working with Pro Tools you may find yourself in a position where you need to create a few takes of for example a chorus. Instead of creating a completel...

2013

2011

Grenade - Cover Version

less than 1 minute read

For the first time ever I am on YouTube! So feel free to check out the cover version of Bruno Mars’ song “Grenade”.

Goondown

less than 1 minute read

Just playing around with the software, seems to be a mix between Trance and Easy Listening …

2010

Use your own website as OpenID login

1 minute read

This article will show you how to use the OpenID delegation feature which allows you to use your own domain as an identifier for OpenID.

Customizing Emacs

2 minute read

Some of you might be forced to spent nearly the whole day in a text editor like e.g. emacs to do their work. This usually is especially true for developers, ...

Roller template

less than 1 minute read

Since there has been some interest in the roller template that I have designed, I decided to upload it here, so you can freely use it. You probably want to e...

Using Java Enumerations

2 minute read

This article shows a basic implementation of a Java enumeration type that you can use to do a switch on Strings for example.

Programming with the APR - Using MD5

2 minute read

This article intends to show how to basically use the MD5 hashing algorithm that ships with the Apache Portable Runtime (APR) library.

Programming with the APR - Using apr_getopt

1 minute read

This article will show you how to use the built in command line parser that comes with the APR. There will be two source files, one showing you how to use ap...

Programming with the APR

2 minute read

This article will give you an introduction of how to program with the Apache Portable Runtime (APR). It illustrates a simple command line program.

Backing up roller weblogger

2 minute read

If you followed the Setup roller weblogger 4.1 on Glassfish v2 tutorial, or you do have a roller installation already in place, you probably want to back tha...

Switching roller from Derby to PostgreSQL

3 minute read

Since Roller seems to have problems with the Glassfish built-in Derby database, especially when it comes to Full preview (you might end up with an HTTP 404 e...

Free iPhone Ringtone #1

less than 1 minute read

I created a free drum and bassy iPhone ringtone, install it if you like :)

Setup roller weblogger 4.1 on Glassfish v2

6 minute read

This guide will walk you through installing the Apache Roller Blog Software, version 4.1(-dev). The installation I did, resides on a Debian based distributio...