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February 01, 2011

Mark Wielaard: New GPG key. Finally created a new GPG key using gnupg. The old one was a DSA/1024 bits one and 8 years old. The new one is a RSA/2048 bits one. I will use the new one in the future to sign any release tarballs I might create. pub 2048R/57816A6A 2011-01-29 Key f...

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February 01, 2011

Andrew Hughes: [SECURITY] IcedTea6 1.7.8, 1.8.5, 1.9.5 Released!. We are pleased to announce a new set of security releases, IcedTea6 1.7.8, IcedTea6 1.8.5 and IcedTea6 1.9.5. This update contains the following security updates: The IcedTea project provides a harness to build the source code from OpenJDK6 u...

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January 03, 2010

How to stay away from the JSF API

category: Java Technology

A few weeks ago, Ed Burns posted a link to a blog on the JSF expert group mailing list, commenting “A nice one, but it doesn't mention JSF 2”. Ever the curmudgeon, I pointed out that it wasn't so nice that the blog's sample...

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A tale of two repository managers: Nexus and Artifactory compared and contrasted

category: Java Technology

There are several Maven repository managers on the market, but the two most prominent and most powerful are without doubt Nexus and Artifactory. Both these products are open source, with commercial versions containing more advanced features. Both are...

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Fun with EnumSet

category: Java Technology

Do you know EnumSet? No? Then you should take the time to look at this sample code. EnumSet allows writing of really eloquent Java source code. Run the following code and watch its resul...

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The Missing Link

category: Java Technology

Attaching a GUI to a domain model object (a.k.a. "Entity") is a boring job. You need to write lots of synchronization code or models to change the UI when the entity changes and vice ver...

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Triggers Done The JPA Way

category: Java Technology

JPA comes with a way of doing triggers, which is pretty cool: EntityListeners. It is a simple POJO that is annotated as EntityListener, and that gets linked to the triggering event by so...

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Did you know that SwingWorker can send progress status?

category: Java Technology

Java 6 comes with SwingWorker as an integral part of the JRE (yes, you no more need to download it). And THAT version of SwingWorker can send progress status while the background work st...

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Fullscreen mode is cool

category: Java Technology

Just found out how easy it is to use the full screen mode in Swing and certainly immediately must write down this blog entry. Using the full screen mode is just as easy as the sample sho...

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JPA is great but damned slow

category: Java Technology

I did some experiments with JPA, which is a really cool and simple API for entity persistence. In fact, writing an entity bean is as simple as writing a pojo plus adding some single anno...

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Multithreaded JNI Issues

category: Java Technology

Blue sky, 25°C, the ideal weather to solve strange JNI problems. So I spent another valueable free day to solve on of the mysteries of mankind: Why is my ShellExtension crashing...

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Playing default system sounds in Java

category: Java Technology

It took me several sleepless nights to find out, but finally I got it - and was astonished how easy it is. Ever wanted to play the default system sound for a specific operation? Well, in...

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