Posted: 2008-05-07

MySQL Server is Open Source, even Backup extensions

Posted: 2008-04-22

To enable compile time weaving of the spring aspects (spring-aspects.jar) in Intellij IDEA (I am using 7.0.3 - but I assume this to be similar for other versions):Install and enable the AspectJ plugin…

Posted: 2008-04-08

I was having the issue that if clamav died (usually due to freshclam update taking too long) that exim4 would start temporary rejecting ALL mail.Here's a suggestion from Mike Cardwell on the exim…

Posted: 2008-04-05

I currently have an OpenBSD firewall running on an ancient 586. I have a mini-itx board, CF/IDE converter and a CF card and have been intending to upgrade.However - rather than OpenBSD I'm going to…

Posted: 2008-03-13

In Resize google map to show all points it shows how to rescale the map based on added overlays. But - it sometimes puts points a little too close to the top. The point is shown but since the icon has…

Posted: 2008-03-10

I needed to get a google map to center and scale based on the added points.I found a tutorial here: http://econym.googlepages.com/basic14.htmThis gave me exactly what I needed.In short, given a GMap…

Posted: 2008-02-29

I was experiencing odd things integrating to google maps - although I have both an API key for http and https - only https was working.It turns out that the setting of the apache environment variable…

Posted: 2008-02-10

Normally you deploy to a third party repository with a command similar to:But - to deploy via webdav needs a snapshot wagon.To do this - create a temporary pom in the directory you are in (create a…

Posted: 2007-12-17

My exim4 process is configured based on this post and other points noted here.Today it started failing - clamav failed to read its db (locked) possibly due to freshclam runs.Debian bug gave the hint…

Posted: 2007-12-02

Folllowing issues after update (updated 8:55 wed 19th dec)Can't send mailLeopard refuses to use the self-signed certificate for my exim4 server (although it can use the courier imap certificate just…

Posted: 2007-11-26

General expansion testing (needed this for testing Setting outgoing IP:oretc etc.

Posted: 2007-11-26

Thanks to Dave Evans on the exim4 users list for this.I need to set different IP addresses for different outgoing domains.Since I only have a few - we took a simple approach/etc/exim4/interfaceshas…

Posted: 2007-11-06

Nearly all you need to know is available here:http://www.geisterstunde.org/drupal/?q=osx_routingAll I found is that $BUNDLE refers to /System/Library/SystemConfiguration/Kicker.bundle/ and the script…

Posted: 2007-11-04

Normally you can call the drupal cron page (/cron.php) as the anonymous user - but - to work around an issue with the simplenews module and taxonomy access control I need to run the cron script as a…

Posted: 2007-10-25

There are several reasons you may need to add a self-signed https ssl certificate to your local java keystore.For me - its so that maven can access DAV shares for repository deployment.You need to run…

Posted: 2007-09-03

After addingCATALINA_OPTS=-javaagent:/path/to/aspectweaver-1.5.3.jartomcat started failing - giving an "Illegal type in constant pool" about log4j.This seems mainly to be due to lib differences.To get…

Posted: 2007-08-30

When using spring-ldap - if you get a NoClassDefFoundError for com.sun.jndi.ldap.ctl.ResponseControlFactory then you need the ldap booster pack (currently 1.0).This is available from Sun:http://java…

Posted: 2007-08-28

Or - why does it say my spring context xml is invalid on <aop:spring-configured/>I've been trying to add the @Configurable to a spring project.This means that I had to have a tag that looks like(here…

Posted: 2007-07-14

Cargo culted direct from the exim site.The really important bit is that the common name (CN) field must be the server name (at least so it seems to be for me)Don't forget - if your pop3 and imap…

Posted: 2007-07-14

http://metaquark.de/homezone/A really cool little app that can do things when you move in/out of range with your bluetooth phone.It can also trigger based on your IP or airport availability :)