Here's a challenge for you, Java developers. You'd like to write some open source code, but you don't know where to start? You'd like to work on a small and fun coding project, that you can do in a couple of days? You want to take on an interesting challenge, trying to write some nice… Continue reading Single File Java Challenge
The Terracotta Server Array (TSA) provides the platform for Terracotta products and the backbone for Terracotta clusters. It allows, for instance, to use Ehcache in a clustered mode, and benefit of a distributed in-memory cache. It is available as open source, and you may want to contribute to it, or even just build it yourself… Continue reading Terracotta OSS dev starter
BigMemory is the java solution that allows you to store terabytes of data in distributed memory across multiple servers without performance hits from the Java garbage collector, thus improving the speed of your application, as your data can be accessed directly from memory. With the release of 4.1, a number of improvements and new features… Continue reading BigMemory 4.1 technical overview
I wrote a little utility class to get the OS details in Java. As you may know, you can get the name, version and architecure of your OS in java by using System properties. But this information is limited. For instance, on Mac Os, you will get the version but can not know what is… Continue reading Get your OS distribution details in Java
Ceci est un petit article afin de partager mon expérience, et donner quelques conseils, pour ceux qui désirent partir travailler aux Etats-Unis. Mon expérience est celle d'un développeur, mais la plupart des informations sont applicables pour la plupart des expatriés du tertiaire. Je travaille depuis un peu plus de trois ans en tant que développeur… Continue reading But alors you are french?
The Terracotta Toolkit is an API that provides you many functionalities in a clustered manner. E.g., you can get a Clustered ReadWrite Lock, so you can do synchronization between different applications running on different machines/JVMs. In 3.7, you get the Toolkit like this: ClusteringToolkit toolkit = new TerracottaClient("localhost:9510").getToolkit(); In 4.0, you get the Toolkit like… Continue reading Terracotta toolkit
** I usually write posts about development, merely to keep a trace for myself, but I wanted to share this information because I've never met yet an iPhone owner who knew that trick so I guess this must be shared, don't hesitate to tell to the other iPhone owners you'll meet ** So you want… Continue reading A neat iPhone trick
Long story short, Spring using Commons logging as a logging API, but chances are that you are using SLF4J in your project, so here what you'll need to do to make Spring use SLF4J instead of commons logging. 1) Remove all commons-logging dependencies In maven, you'll have to exclude the commons-logging dependency from each Spring… Continue reading Use SLF4J logging with Spring