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Did you know? New things I learned about Servlets

I learnt few new things about Servlets recently 1. SingleThreadModel has been deprecated since 2.4 specification 2. Servlet’s init method should throw UnavailableException if it cannot complete its initialization Smart and funny ways to save money during recession

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Loading Files using Java in a location independent way

Location independent access to Java Resources is a nice tutorial if you would like to know how to load files in java without specifying absolute paths. In a nutshell its done by using methods getResource and getResourceAsStream method in class … Continue reading

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Eclipse hangs with a blank screen on start up

I ran into a problem where the Eclipse just hangs and shows a blank screen on start up. On analysis I found that its due to the perspective that its trying to open with. I could not find the problem … Continue reading

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SAX based approach to build/create XML documents

If you dont want to build a xml document using StringBuffer or DOM then you can look at doing it with SAX. A¬† sample code that does this and passes the document to a byte array stream is as follows … Continue reading

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Jboss Seam problem with Pages.xml – Does not recognize Page actions

I had a strange problem where Seam (used 2.1.0) did not recognize the page actions specified in the pages.xml which was placed under WEB-INF. I searched around and found no one had such a problem and of course the problem … Continue reading

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Jerry Yang, Yahoo CEO, finally takes a bow! Does it open the door to Microsoft?

So finally the inevitable happens. Jerry Yang, who founded Yahoo and who is currently its CEO, decides to quit from the top post. Its more or less expected after he and the rest of the Yahoo board rejected Microsoft Offer. … Continue reading

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Comments with Facelets

Looking for a date or love? Click here to find one for free!! Find Singapore Apartment¬† and Room Rentals here India Stock Market blog If you are using xhtml for facelets then you might have come across cases where the … Continue reading

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