Archive for the ‘java’ Category

Use jquery remote validation with struts2

Tuesday, April 15th, 2008

I feel that jquery's validation plugin gives a much better UI treatment than the struts client side validation.  In addition, there are case where one does not want to pay any Dojo penality. To make a remote (server side) validation call, the server must return a true/false JSON response.  There is ...

Looks like Jetty is gaining in popularity for production deployment

Monday, April 14th, 2008

Found the following post -> Jetty improves in Netscraft survey again.Got to remember to share this, due to it being a recent converation at work

XWork 2.1.1 is out

Thursday, April 3rd, 2008

XWork 2.1.1 is out and should be in the maven repos shortly. This release has my patch for inherited packages Complete change log here. Hopefully this means a Struts 2.1.1 release is coming shortly.

mvnrepository.com down?

Sunday, March 30th, 2008

Anyone else having trouble with this site?  Haven't been able to query the maven repo since friday?  Are there any other decent search sites for maven?

Struts2 maven broken

Wednesday, March 5th, 2008

[INFO] artifact org.apache.struts:struts2-sitemesh-plugin: checking for updates from central[WARNING] An error occurred during dependency resolution of the following artifact:    org.apache.struts:struts2-sitemesh-pluginnullCaused by: Couldn't find a version in [2.0.11.1] to match range [2.0.11,)  org.apache.struts:struts2-sitemesh-plugin:jar:nullIs this a maven problem or a struts2 problem with the release artifact

OpenProj — need to make now of

Sunday, March 2nd, 2008

OpenProj is a free, open source project management solution. OpenProj is a complete replacement of Microsoft Project and other commercial project solutions.

Struts 2’s missing configuration tag

Thursday, January 10th, 2008

Originally, I was looking for something that allowed me to refer to the package name from using the wildcard syntax. This would allow me to template out my crud actions using a concise configuration and follow my pattern of development with zero-config/annonations did not. With that not in place ...

Can’t find a decent open source java based wiki

Monday, January 7th, 2008

I admit, early on in the process, the bar was set pretty high with Jive's Clearspace. Honestly I think it is awesome. Great layout, multiple wiki spaces, personal blogs, forums, polls, LDAP authenication and killer intergation with openfire chat server.However Clearspace is not open source and its ...

What do you use to monitor Tomcat?

Wednesday, December 12th, 2007

Currently take a look at Lambda ProbeSeems to be pretty nice, though we have run into a couple problems while running it under an IBM box under a IBM 5.0 JVM.  I'm curious what else is out there and also open source.

Terrible web programming @Dishnetwork

Thursday, September 6th, 2007

IE specific hacks.