Adding ant-svnlib to Net Beans

I wanted to add some additional plugins to the ant build for Netbeans to automatically do some tagging if Ivy publishes the file. Fortunately I found a related post that pushed me into the right direction.

You simply have to copy your JARs to

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Moved from EveryDNS.net to freedns.afraid.org

As I already wrote I use EveryDNS.net for my secondary DNS server. Quite a while ago EveryDNS.net was bought by Dyn Inc.

Now the time has come that all the customers are migrated, of course it’s not free of charge, somebody has to pay the bill and...

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Axis2 memory leak on redeploy

For quite a while I’m facing the well-known problem of memory leaks while re-deploying Axis2 Webservices on Tomcat and JBoss.

The problem is that you run out of memory, the PermGemSpace in fact, after some redeploy cycles of an Axis2 based Webservice...

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minTTY: A usable terminal for Windows

From time to time I get re-bound to an operating system that’s not my favourite: Windows. This time it’s in the Windows 7 incarnation. OK, I have to admit that there are some nice features, but that doesn’t really pays the bill of everything else I...

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Axis2 SOAP message logging

From time to time I want to read the messages that are send from Axis to the endpoint.

The solution is quite simple if you already use a logging framework for your application which you definitely should…

Set some properties in your log4j.properties...

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add-apt-repository and proxy settings

I always had the problem that the global proxy settings I set for Gnome weren’t recognised by

add-apt-repository
. Therefore adding new repository from Launchpad was a pain in the neck.

I recently found the solution or at least a good workaround. It...

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