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BHAA Wordpress Schema ERD

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Using yuml to outline how the existing BHAA schema tables might interact with the wordpress tables. The ‘user’ is faily simple but how we handle ‘events’ wil...

Pear and phpunit

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Update PEAR to the latest PHPUnit version    sudo pear upgrade PEAR    sudo pear config-set auto_discover 1    sudo pear install pear.phpunit.de/PHPUnit<d...

Ballyliffin 10 Mile 2012

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Ballyliffin 10M <table border="0" cellspacing="0" cols="8" frame="VOID" rules="NONE"> <colgroup><col width="74"></col><...

10 Mile

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16/8/2008 Frank Duffy 0:03:33 10 0:56:48 19th    0:03:3316/08/2009 Frank Duffy 0:03:21 10 0:53:38 5th    0:03:2121/08/2010 Frank Duffy 0:03:26 10 0:55:04 16...

The Best 10K Workout - Week 3

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We supposed to be 12Mile and then 41mile but having created the garmin workouts i discovered that only one workout can be downloaded. The downloaded workout ...

The Best 10K Workout - Week 2

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Week 2 was supposed to be Thursday but got moved to Sat evening after a near disaster with the BHAA DCC ladies chip timing. The lap was around Bushy Park 1,5...

The Best 10K Workout - Week 1

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The first of the 10km specific sessions was a 6 times 1 mile with 3 mins recovery. I did a 15min warmup  Lap Mile Pace1 5:25.3 3:232 5:14.0 3:163 5:12...

Joomla Admin Component

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The aim of this blog is to outline the structure and files that make up a custom joomla 2.5 component, the impact of the naming convention and which core joo...

National Half Marathon 2011 Anaylsis

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With the Meath Half coming up this weekend I decided to look at my split from the last good half I ran last yesterday in Waterford. At the time I was in the ...

Joomla

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This post is intended to become a cheat sheet for joomla 2.5+ customisation.Templates- in dir ${root}/templates/{beez_20}- positions 0..14 defined in the tem...

phpunit and PEAR

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Back on the php unit tsting buzz today but when i ran ‘phpunit’ is got this    assure@snapdragonubuntu:~/bhaa/zend/trunk$ phpunit PHP Warning:   require_...

Monthly Km’s

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Details of the monthly km’s ran in 2011. The plan is to update the 2012 details here. September sticks out like a sore thumb with the madness of wisdom tooth...

Dec 30th 2011

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There will be one blog from now on so i merged the content of cycleaustralia.blogspot.com adventurtures-of-a-slite-300.blogspot.com to emeraldjava.blogspot.c...

RaceTec Registration File Import Mapping

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A list of the possible Athlete and Event mappings that RaceTec allows<div class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;"></div> <d...

Marathon Time Progression

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Stockholm 2002 1/7/2002 3:30:00</br>Zurich 2003 1/5/2003 3:01:09</br>Berlin 2004 1/8/2004 3:00:00</br>Rotterdam 2005 1/4/...

Racetec Event Setup

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Racetec Event Setup Tutorial<div>A guide to setting up and configuring an event and races in Racetec.</div><div></div><div class="...

RFID Ultra Notes

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Modes<ul><li>Start - reads chip once per second. 1 second gating.</li><li>Finish - reads 30 times per second with signal strength ide...

RaceTec Notes

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A Race can have multiple events, each event has race numbers, splits, categoriesSplits/LapsWaves - gun start, seeding and batches.TeamsGun Time - time of fin...

Ubuntu Hosts

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assure@snapdragonubuntu:~/bhaa/zend/trunk/application/configs$ more /etc/hosts127.0.0.1 localhost.localdomain localhost192.158.76.101 snapdragonubuntu192.158...

Git on a USB Stick

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Having loads of hassel the with git, ssh and https access to github.com, so i decided to setup git on a usb stick. I can work away during the day and synch t...

eclipse.ini

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eclipse.ini as of 24/11/2011-startupplugins/org.eclipse.equinox.launcher_1.2.0.v20110502.jar-showlocation–launcher.libraryplugins/org.eclipse.equinox.launche...

TestLinkAPI missing custom fields

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I have this sample program using the TestLinkAPI v1.9.2-2. I want to return the list of custom fields for a TestLink projects test cases.<pre class="brush...

Testlink Automated Tests

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Looking at how to define automated test cases within the TestLink tool this morning so I installed v1.9.3 painlessly. As per chapter 4 of the Jenkins TestLin...

jaudiotagger logging levels

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To quickly disable the verbose the logging from the jaudiotagger library just set this at the start of your program.Logger.getLogger(“org.jaudiotagger”).setL...

jinx

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mvn install:install-file -Dfile=jinx.jar -DgroupId=net.jeremybrooks.jinx -DartifactId=jinx -Dversion=1.0.0 -Dpackaging=jar -DgeneratePom=true

jasperreports checksum issue with maven

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The link to jasperreport jar broke my build over the weekend<pre class="brush: bash"></pre>Seems there is some monkey business going on at jasper...

insertClob

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/** * http://www.coderanch.com/t/295768/JDBC/java/inserting-large-file-CLOB-Oracle * @param clob * @param value * @throws Exception */ public void inser...

FCKEditor background color

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An issue with the FCKeditor is that if you chance the background color for your main site, the editor background also changes, which makes editing a pain.htt...

Add RestFB jars to maven

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First download the restfb api and run the following maven command from the extracted dir. <pre class="brush: bash">mvn install:install-file -Dfile=rest...

Google AppEngine 1.3.6 AND Maven

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Install Google AppEngine 1.3.6 locally and then then use the following commands to register the various jars in your local maven repo.<pre class="brush: b...

Flickj API Examples

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Use google code search to find current sample code.<pre style="brushes:html">http://www.google.com/codesearch?q=file:java+%22com.aetrion.flickr.Flickr%...

Adding Flickrj 1.2 to maven

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First download Flickrj and install locacally.run this command from the install dir<pre class="brush:html">mvn install:install-file -Dfile=flickrapi-1.2...

Vertical Text Alignment in JQuery

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http://stackoverflow.com/questions/278940/vertical-text-with-jquery$(‘#foo label’).html($(‘#foo label’).text().replace(/(.)/g,”$1”));Works for a single eleme...

Stockholm Medal

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<img style=”display:block; margin:0px auto 10px; text-align:center;cursor:pointer; cursor:hand;width: 240px; height: 320px;” src=”http://3.bp.blogspot.com...

ZFDataGrid table width?

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<img style=”display:block; margin:0px auto 10px; text-align:center;cursor:pointer; cursor:hand;width: 400px; height: 195px;” src=”http://2.bp.blogspot.com...

Eclipse Junit -EA Config Option?

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BHAA Results with Embedded IFrame

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For the moment, we can just embed an iframe for each year. - Polish the url links to open specific race results in a new tab.Long term we migrate the results...

Swing Jabel - text / image background colours

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<img style=”display:block; margin:0px auto 10px; text-align:center;cursor:pointer; cursor:hand;width: 231px; height: 111px;” src=”http://2.bp.blogspot.com...

Find class in jar unix script

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Unix script to search for a class or package name in a set of jars. Handy for debugging ClassNotFoundExceptions<pre name="code" class="shel...

Flot - with x-axis ticks

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<img style=”display:block; margin:0px auto 10px; text-align:center;cursor:pointer; cursor:hand;width: 400px; height: 206px;” src=”http://3.bp.blogspot.com...

Teams and Companies

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<img style=”display:block; margin:0px auto 10px; text-align:center;cursor:pointer; cursor:hand;width: 400px; height: 215px;” src=”http://4.bp.blogspot.com...

BHAA Screenshots

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the pre-populated renewal form (128 char code sent to a member via email)<img style=”display:block; margin:0px auto 10px; text-align:center;cursor:pointer...

Jquery UI Tab with points?

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<img style=”display:block; margin:0px auto 10px; text-align:center;cursor:pointer; cursor:hand;width: 400px; height: 63px;” src=”http://2.bp.blogspot.com/...

Preforce, Intellij & Ubuntu

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If your running intellij on ubuntu, you make need to make sure this preforce settings are configured within the root user setup scripts, add them to /etc/pro...

reconfigure oracle-xe on ubuntu

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To reconfigure an instance of oracle-xe on ubuntu, first edit this file/etc/default$ more oracle-xe change the CONFIGURE_RUN value to false# ORACLE_DBENABLED...

Oracle XE and Ubuntu

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Edit /etc/apt/sources.list, and add following:deb http://oss.oracle.com/debian unstable main non-freethen executeaptitude install oracle-xe oracle-xe-clientt...

Jetty 6 JSP support not configured

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Got this when running jetty 6 in eclipse 3.3, make sure to include the jsp jars in the library definition for jetty, so your jsp source can be compiled. See ...

confluence.public.thoughtworks.org - 502 error

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CruiseControl Wiki 502 Proxy Error : it seems a bit odd that a company that brought us cruisecontrol for continual build intergration, can’t seem to keeps it...

Lighttpd & PHP

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Trying to get lighttpd and php/php-cgi running on windows. This is the command line output<pre name="code" class="java">C:\tools\LightTPD>LightTPD.e...

Cargo Jboss42x ANT

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Getting the following error when i attempt to use an ANT target to start a locally installed jboss 4.2.3 via the cargo jboss42x containter.<pre name="code...

Customised Eclipse Java Search Results View

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I want to be able to have more control over the export options, on the resuts tree from eclipse java search. i plan to customise the search results view, to ...

Apache Forrest - plugin.xmap.output?

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site: [echo] [echo] Copying the various non-generated resources to site. [echo] Warnings will be issued if the optional project resources ar...

Ordinal 2684 LIBEAY32.dll - CruiseControl SVN

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Setting up cruisecontrol today to work against a SVN repository. I got this odd dialog popping up when the modification set or update phases of the process a...

Syntaxhighlighter 1.5.1 Blogger

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I updated my blog template this morning to use the latest google syntaxhighlighter which has some extra support of xml snippets in blog posts. The only diffe...

Servlet annotations

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http://jcp.org/en/jsr/detail?id=315http://www.redcode.nl/blog16.html <dependency>    <groupId>org.mortbay.jetty</groupId&g...

Maven plugin artifact

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mvn archetype:create -DgroupId=org.poc -DartifactId=poc-maven-plugin -DarchetypeGroupId=org.apache.maven.archetypes -DarchetypeArtifactId=maven-archetype-mojo

Eclipse 3.4 & Tomcat Runtime Server Config

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I’m trying to create a tomcat runtime server configurationWindows -> Preferences -> Server -> Runtime Env -> Add -> Download additional server...

V_RISK_ASSESSMENT - LEFT OUTER JOIN

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<P><FONT SIZE=2 FACE=”Arial”>CREATE OR REPLACE VIEW CCOP1DBO.V_RISK_ASSESSMENT AS</FONT> <FONT SIZE=2 FACE=”Arial”>SELECT DISTINCT&...

Csr diffs

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<FONT COLOR="#0000FF" SIZE=2 FACE="Arial">Clearcase cheats</FONT> <FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Arial">cleartool find -all -version "version(/mai...

Jad to editplus

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<P><FONT SIZE=2 FACE=”Arial”>@echo off</FONT> <FONT SIZE=2 FACE=”Arial”>jad -o -d %TEMP% %1</FONT> <FONT SIZE=2 FACE=”Aria...

Morzine - Les Gets

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Quick 40min spin this morning.<iframe width="425" height="350" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" marginheight="0" marginwidth="0" src="http://maps.google.com...

Morzine - Les Prodains

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Out with mr kelly, jp not sean for an easy spin this morning.<iframe width="425" height="350" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" marginheight="0" marginwidth=...

Morzine - Avoriaz

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Left it a bit late to start, but an hour up and 15mins down.<iframe width="425" height="350" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" marginheight="0" marginwidth="...

Div element onload() workaround

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<P><FONT SIZE=2 FACE=”Arial”>P[lace a javascript section immediately behind the div,</FONT> </P> <P><FONT SIZE=2 FACE=”Ar...

Web Method Names

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<P><FONT COLOR=”#7F0055” SIZE=2 FACE=”Courier New”>package</FONT><FONT COLOR=”#000000” SIZE=2 FACE=”Courier New”> org.springframewo...

Form:form vs spring:bind

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<P><FONT COLOR="#0000FF" SIZE=2 FACE="Arial">http://www.jroller.com/habuma/entry/spring_form_tags</FONT> </P>

Jsp:include vs c:import tags

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<P><FONT SIZE=2 FACE=”Arial”>JSP</FONT> </P> <P><FONT SIZE=2 FACE=”Arial”><jsp:include page="./menu.jsp" >      ...

Ring of Kerry Cycle

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The 175km Ring of Kerry Cycle, completed by Mr Paul Tall Horan and I in 8 hours (6.5 on the bike). The polar profile

Sunday 29th June 2008

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Easy 35km ride with mr horan around naas - trying to avoid summer showers.<img style=”display:block; margin:0px auto 10px; text-align:center;cursor:pointe...

Monday 5th May 2008

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48km - Monday 5th May 2008Naas -> Rathmore -> Crosscoolharbour -> Brittas -> Kilteel -> Rathmore -> Naas<img style=”display:block; margi...

Spring MVC - DispatchServlet config

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<P><FONT SIZE=2 FACE=”Arial”>web.xml</FONT> </P> <P>        <FONT SIZE=2 FACE=”Arial”>// Spring IOC config</FONT>...

Spring BeanDoc Issues

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<P><FONT COLOR="#0000FF" SIZE=2 FACE="Arial">http://spring-beandoc.sourceforge.net/index.html</FONT> </P> <P><FONT SIZE=2...

Use

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<P><FONT COLOR="#0000FF" SIZE=2 FACE="Arial">http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/java/library/j-jsp06173.html</FONT> </P> <UL> ...

Monday 17th March 2008

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St Paddy’s Day - 3 hours, 65kmHarolds Cross -> Brittas -> Kilbride -> Sally’s Gap -> Glencree -> Harolds Cross.<img style=”display:block; m...

Java Generics

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I think the The Craftsman 44: Java Generics 2 gives the best exaplaination on when to use extends or super when defining Generics.Basically use you can widen...

Hangman with Generics

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I’m implementing a hangman game, which uses a HashMap to store a character and result of the character guess.<pre class="prettyprint" id="java">public ...

The Open Closed Principle

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The Open Closed Principle says that you should design modules that never change. When requirements change, you extend the behavior of such modules by adding ...

Initialising an empty arraylist

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http://bugs.sun.com/bugdatabase/view_bug.do?bug_id=4476673<pre> List l = new ArrayList(Collections.nCopies(n, null));</pre>

Sunday 17th Feb

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Naas - Kill - Brittas - NewTownMountKennedy - Blessinton - Naas [45km] <iframe width="425" height="350" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" marginheight="0" ma...

SVN KIT API

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package com.xx;import org.apache.commons.logging.Log;import org.apache.commons.logging.LogFactory;import org.tmatesoft.svn.core.SVNException;import org.tmate...

JAD decompiler to texteditor

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@echo offjad -debug -v -o -s java -d D:\jad\tmp %1C:\tools\editplus2\editplus.exe D:\jad\tmp\%~n1.java

Baretail

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A free real-time log file monitoring toolhttp://www.baremetalsoft.com/baretail/index.php

Saturday 9th Feb 2008

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<img style=”display:block; margin:0px auto 10px; text-align:center;cursor:pointer; cursor:hand;” src=”http://2.bp.blogspot.com/_UjH7scA_Bek/R63DUoFsopI/AA...

SVN relocate command

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set SVN_PATH=%1echo Running SVN switch on project %SVN_PATH% …svn switch –relocate svn://proddev02/%SVN_PATH% http://proddev-svn/svn/xxxx/%SVN_PATH% –usernam...

NTLM with Firefox

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Here are the steps to make sure Firefox supports NTML authentication:<ul style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;"><li>Type "about:config" in ...

eclipse.ini

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This is my current eclipse ini config.-showsplashorg.eclipse.platform-Dosgi.requiredJavaVersion=1.5-vmargs-Xms40m-Xmx512m-XX:MaxPermSize=128mMore on eclipse ...

Javascript reserved words

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i had trouble all day with this simple piece of javascript.<script language="javascript">    function clear()    {        alert("clear");    }</scri...

Sunday 23rd Dec 2007

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Naas - Blessington - Lacken - Vallymount - Ballymore - Naas55km

Hibernate Local Session Factory Bean

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http://static.springframework.org/spring/docs/1.2.x/api/index.html http://static.springframework.org/spring/docs/1.2.x/api/org/springframework/orm/hibernate/...

Maven Install

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mvn install:install-file -Dfile= -DgroupId= -DartifactId= -Dversion= -Dpackaging= -DgeneratePom=trueWhere: the path to the file to load t...

Eclipse WTP & Maven

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Some details on setting up Eclipse WTP and Maven Configure Eclipse 3.3 + WTP + Maven and an older link Eclipse WTP 1.5 and Maven …. This is Inform IT : Orga...

Sunday 14th Dec 2007

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<img style=”display:block; margin:0px auto 10px; text-align:center;cursor:pointer; cursor:hand;” src=”http://1.bp.blogspot.com/_UjH7scA_Bek/R2WLEUqMzZI/AA...

RSS Widget

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WidgetBox RSS<pre class="prettyprint" id="javascript"/><div><script type="text/javascript" src=" http://widgetserver.com/syndic...

Sunday Dec 7th 2007

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Naas - Ballymore - Blessinton - Eadestown - Kill - Naas.<iframe width="425" height="350" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" marginheight="0" marginwidth="0" s...

SSH access to Joyent

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This hopefully the first of a few posts on the general topic of Facebook application development with Java using the free hosting provided by Joyent.I’ve set...

Installing Java JTP into Maven

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First download the Java Transaction APIClasses 1.0.1B zip.And then run this maven command to add the zip to the local repo.<pre class="prettyprint">mvn...

cygwin & java classpaths

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alias xsl='/cygdrive/c/tools/Java/jdk1.5.0_13/bin/java -server -classpath 'cygpath -wp /cygdrive/c/tools/xalan-j_2_7_0/xalan.jar:/cygdrive/c/tools/xa...

Maven

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Cannot find lifecycle mapping for packaging: <div> <p>check the value of the packaging element </p> <p> <packaging>mave...

Maven OutOfMemory

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<FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Courier New">    [javac] The system is out of resources.</FONT><FONT SIZE=2 FACE="Courier New"> &nbs...

Java Persistence API

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Java Persistence APITrying to get JPA and derby working together with jdk 5 SE.JPA with a Derby DBRehash of the JPA tutorialHibernate as JPA provider

Google Syntax Highlighter

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I’m just going to outline the three steps that are needed to enable the google syntax highlighter within blogger.com sites. A patched version of the ‘shCore....

Extending ANT JUnitTask

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I needed to run the JUnitTask from code (since i needed to create a custom FileSet for the BatchTest). I started out with a plan Task, but while the code bel...

JMockit Non-public mock class

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Running a simple unit test, with the ‘new Object()’ syntax.public void test(){ Mockit.redefineMethods(emeraldjava.impl.ApplicationCase.class, new Object() {...

Blogger with Google Analytics & Sitemap

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Just a couple of quick links to two tutorials on setting your blog (or any website) up with statistics and indexing.Blogger And Analytics outlines how you c...

Blogger & Google Code Prettify

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I wanted to improve the look of my java source code examples that i have in my blog posts. I came across the google-code-prettify project. The main hassel is...

JMockit

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The business class we want to testpackage emeraldjava.jmockit;/*** Service.*/public class Service { public boolean doBusinessWork() throws Exception { Wo...

The story of the stolen bike

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Some mo-fo in sydney nicked my racer, when it was locked to a lamp-post, this caused a number of days of mass depression. Had to sort out a new set of wheels...

The final trip

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The last of the pic’s of the aussie outback, taken from about 10,000m.

July 27th - Prosperine to Airley Beach

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DistanceOverall Total52km2733 km Easy ride out to airley beach, and a side trip to shute haven beach.<IMG SRC=’http://photos1.blogger.com/blogger/916/2956...

July 26th - Prosperine

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DistanceOverall Total45 km2681 km The overnight bus was better than expected, i actually got some sleep between the various stops and the driver not going sl...

July 25th - Hervey Bay

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Three days stuck on an island with a small day pack, no showers and no real change of clothes, some washing is need. So body and clothes are all fully recove...

July 22-23-24th - Fraser Island

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July 22ndUp at frigging 5.45am to start the packing of the jeeps and more information on driving etc. Eventually get going at about 8.30, and get the ferry t...

July 21st - Hervey Bay

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Signed up for a 3 day tour of Fraser Island, which will leave tomorrow. Fixed up a reservation for mmy bus north to airley beach, and a reservation on a sail...

July 20th - Gympie to Hervey Bay

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DistanceOverall Total123 km2636 km Back into the sneaky undulating aussie country side, where its never actually flat, and there seems to be more rises than ...

July 19th - Noosa to Gympie

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DistanceOverall Total65 km2513 km I missed the bus to Steve Irwins “Zoo Australia”, and since noosa seems to be as dead as a dodo at night time i said screw ...

July 18th - Brisbane to Noosa

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DistanceOverall Total142 km2448 km Bit of a long and boring day just getting out of Brisbane. Made some good progress on the motorway for 100km, then the las...

July 14th - North Tamborine to Ipswich

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DistanceOverall Total114 km2261 km Great start to the day dropping off the Mt Tamborine back to the lowlands. Stopped for lunch in the town of Beaudesert.The...

July 13th - Murwillumbah to North Tamborine

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DistanceOverall Total112 km2147 km Mr Warning in the morning from Murwillumbah.<IMG SRC=’http://photos1.blogger.com/blogger/916/2956/320/IMG_1387.jpg’ bor...

July 12th - Byron Bay to Murwillumbah

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DistanceOverall Total82 km2035 km Easy enough day today cutting inland towards an acient volcano crater, the dirt road climb over the crater rim and descent ...

July 9th - Woodburn to Byron Bay

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DistanceOverall Total68 km1953 km Feeling good this morning, have to switch the rear tube, seems the valve has given up the goast. Hit Ballina after 1.5 hour...

July 8th - Grafton to Woodburn

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DistanceOverall Total100 km1885 km Easy day following the clarence river as it heads east towards the coast.

July 7th - Dorrigo to Grafton

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DistanceOverall Total124 km1785 km From dorrigo i can take an easy route to Coff Harbor, but being me i take more difficult route and head directly to Grafto...

July 6th - Armindale to Dorrigo

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DistanceOverall Total124 km1661 km Another tough day heading back towards the coast. The locals in armindale reckon the road is flat, but a 2000m climb over ...

July 5th - Walka to Armindale

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DistanceOverall Total64 km1537 km Nice clear but cool weather for this easy stage to the main town of the highlands.

July 4th - Nowendoc to Walka

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DistanceOverall Total72 km1473 km Knew today would be easier after yesterdays climb, but the 70km was still fairly tough, with overcast and drizzly weather a...

June 30th - Kincumber to Newcastle

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DistanceOverall Total90 km1389 km Headed towards avoca beach and hit the coast at tergial.The pacific highway is fairly busy as it approaches newcastle. Get ...

June 29th - Sydney to Kincumber

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DistanceOverall Total75 km1299 km Headed north out of sydney CBD, across the harbour bridge. Eventually find Manly beach and work my way up the coast, gettin...

June 24th - 28th - Sydney

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June 24th - Sydney 1Wake up about 7ish, with some auld dude snoring into my ear, an accidentalof movement woken him - punk. So we seem to be close to sydney,...

June 23th - Adelaide to Sydney

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10.00amLeft adelaide on a 24 hour train journey to sydney.4.00pmI know why the train takes 24 hours, because its only going about30kmph - i reckon i’d cycle ...

June 21th - Cape Jervis to Adelaide

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DistanceTimeOverall Total101 km4h1224 km Always going to a boring day with a return leg back to adelaide. Had to get the8.30 ferry which was as choppy as the...

June 20th - Kangaroo Island Bus Tour

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Seal BayRemarkable RockAt last, they have found some thing that will fit on my head. Might be a bit heavy for the bike but..Another cool aussie sun set

June 19th - Kangaroo Island Cycle

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DistanceTimeOverall Total101 km4h1224 km Another really well setup YHA hostel, just 5 mins from the port in penneshaw.Having booked myself on a bus tour tomo...

June 18th - Adelaide to Cape Jervis

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DistanceTimeOverall Total113 km4h 52m1123 km Started about 9am and meet a lot of sunday cycle groups leaving from adelaidefor the hills as i made my way out ...

July 3rd - Gloucester to Nowendoc

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DistanceOverall Total77 km1401 km The cycle book i’m using recommends traveling this stage in the opposite direction.Warning one. As quoted from the book, “t...

July 2nd - Newcastle to Gloucester

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DistanceOverall Total125 km1324 km Wayne, david, sven.. which one do you blame, or all of them. Herr Kinsmann better deliver the goods now. Bit pissed off th...

July 1st - Newcastle

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Great weather for chilling in newcastle. Will head inland into the greatdividing range tomorrow for a few days, so recharging the batteries is a goodidea. St...

Google Map

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In case peoples geography isn’t too good, the map above may help you track where i am and have been. Still a beta version. Off to sydney tomorrow on the trai...

June 9th - Portland to Mt Gambier

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DistanceTimeOverall Total105 km5h659 km Pulled out of Portland at around 10, heading for Mt Gambier. The route cuts through forestry land. So had some scary ...

June 8th - Warrnambool to Portland

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DistanceTimeOverall Total125.74 km5h 30min554 km Left Warnnambool, with clean laundry and a fixed the rear wheel (25 bucks).Stopped in the “irish” town of Po...

June 16th - Adelaide Hills

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DistanceTimeOverall Total62 km3h1010 km Headed for the adelaide hills first thing this morning, a nice excuse to test the new rear wheel. I also replaced the...

June 15th - Adelaide City

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DistanceTimeOverall Total27 km0948 km Collected the bike at mid afternoon and did a small tour around adelaide.Good being back in city again, really like thi...

June 14th - Tintinara to Adelaide

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DistanceTimeOverall Total0 km0921 km The megaopolis that is tintinara. FactsTintinara will be 100 years old this year.Tintinara has a train line, but no trai...

June 13th - Keith to Tintinara

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DistanceTimeOverall Total45 km2h921 km You’d think the soccoroo’s had won the friggin world world cup the way the morning tv shows and newspapers are going o...

June 12th - Naracoorte to Keith

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DistanceTimeOverall Total113 km5h876 km Bit worse for wear this morning after watching the holland / serbia game, and having necked a few beers last night. T...

June 11th - Naracoorte Caves

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Naracoorte Caves are Southern Austalia’s only world heritage listed site.They are located about 15km outside the town, and guided tours are availablefor all ...

June 10th - Mt Gambier to Naracoorte

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DistanceTimeOverall Total104 km4h763 km Bit of a chilly night in Mt Gambier, but got a cool photo of the morningfog over the town.And the auld triangle, went...

GMap Test

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<script type=”text/javascript”> function map_details() { var map = new GMap(document.getElementById(“google_map”)); map.addControl(new GSmallMapContr...

June 6th - Lavers Hill to Warrnambool

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DistanceTimeOverall Total118 km5h 30min449 km Stayed in the Lavern Hill Roadside Tavern. I do believe that this was the first and last, build your own hotel ...

June 5th - Lorne to Lavers Hill

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DistanceTimeOverall Total96 km5h331 km I stayed at the Lorne YHA Hostel, which has to have had the best setting of anyplace so far. Had the company of some c...

June 4th - Torquay to Lorne

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DistanceTimeOverall Total60 km3h235 km Stayed in the Bells Beach Backpackers, torquay overnight. Great weather this morning, with a cool breeze, blue sky and...

June 3rd - Blairgowrie to Torquay

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DistanceTimeOverall Total67 km5h 30min175 km The Bay Play Backpackers is set in bush land in Blairgowrie. I slept like a log, and was feeling quite good thi...

June 2nd - Melbourne to Sorrento

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DistanceTimeOverall Total108 km5h 30min108 km Pulled out of Chapel Street Backpacker, Melbourne at 10am and headed south towards St Kilda, the coast road and...

Wednesday 31th May

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Moved to a hostel in St Kilda today for 2 nights, the CBD is dead at night. Spent the rest of the day touring around melbourne, its so easy having your own t...

Thursday 1st June

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Just chilled around melbourne again today, sorted an aussie mobile number [0448 997 380 ] and some replacement tubes for the bike. Toured around CBD, victori...

Tuesday 30th May

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In Hong Kong International airport for a 2 hour stopover before the final leg of the flight to melbourne, which should get me there for 19.30 this evening.In...

Monday 29th May

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Flew from London Heathrow T4 (12.20pm) to Hong Kong with Quantas today.

More Google Maps

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Last Day In Zurich

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Today is my last day in zurich. Bit tried after all the messing thats associated with moving out of an apartment here. Here is an overview of my trip plan ...

cycling

La Marmotte 2005

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Took me 10h 37min 50seconds, came in 3623rd place. View Larger Map

dev

general

xml-to-yaml

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http://codebeautify.org/xml-to-yaml

Week 27

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Friday Playing with github markup which supports emoji, which lead to a search on the text codes for the various images and the emoji cheat sheet. I had to e...

Eircom Router USB Mount

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I’ve been following this boards thread Mac OSX and eFibre router - Access to USB device attached to Router regarding accessing a USB mount via the eircom rou...

github

Playing with Gists

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All of my [gists are shown here](https://gist.github.com/emeraldjava] with the github documentation

homebrew

nodejs

Nodejs Feb 2015 Meetup

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So i thought this was an early april fools joke when i saw the two talks for this evening. A nodejs meetup dedicated to home craft beer brewing but the agend...

programming

xml-to-yaml

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http://codebeautify.org/xml-to-yaml

Six Levels of Scala

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This document describes 6 levels of scala skills that developers can be ranked on. I’m going to use this emeraldjava-scala-six-steps github project to track ...

MAMP PRO Apache Yosemite

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Upgraded to Yosemite last night and had to appy this fix to enable my MAMP Apache

Bower Settings

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I started reading up on AngularJS this morning but ran into trouble with the installing. I had to add the following ‘proxy’ and ‘https-proxy’ settings to th...

Node JS Meetup May 2014

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Notes from the www.nodejsdublin.com meeting in https://www.engineyard.com/, Barrow St, Dublin.

Node JS Meetup March 2014

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Notes from the www.nodejsdublin.com meeting in https://www.engineyard.com/, Barrow St, Dublin. The

running

xml-to-yaml

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http://codebeautify.org/xml-to-yaml

Boston 2015 W5

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Week 5 of the boston training plan that this schedule

Boston 2015 W4

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Week 4 of the boston training plan that this schedule

Boston 2015 W3

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Week 3 of the boston training plan that this schedule

Boston 2015 W2

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Week 2 of the boston training plan that this schedule

Boston 2015 W1

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Start of the training blog for Boston 2015

Dublin City Marathon 2014

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A season best marathon of 2h 49m 51second on my fourth running of the Dublin City Marathon.

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