Tellurium 1.0.0 b1 Released

Hansar Cafe / Bar, Sukhumvit Soi 1, Bangkok, Thailand, 2007-02-16

Tellurium is a ClassLoader framework for Java. It provides the ability to load and unload modules into a running Java application while maintaining isolation of dynamically loaded classes.

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Japanese Bamboo

Home, Bangkok, Thailand, 2007-02-01

The Bamboo projekt site has been getting a lot of traffic from Japan, and following the referrers back I’ve found a few blog articles about it, of which these are the best two. So if you happen to 日本語ができます, then you might like to check these out:

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Bamboo 1.0.1 Released

Home, Bangkok, Thailand, 2007-01-16

Last night I released Bamboo 1.0.1 to Bamboo is really something of a thinkpiece. It is one solution to the problem of laying out content for the web, a problem space that I think the existing technologies of HTML and CSS don’t adequately solve.

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Google Sitemaps for Pebble 2

Hansar Cafe / Bar, Sukhumvit Soi 1, Bangkok, Thailand, 2006-12-23

Google Sitemaps is a mechanism that gives you some level of control over how Google indexes your website, including:

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Pebble 2.0.1 on Java 1.4

Home, Bangkok, Thailand, 2006-12-11

This evening I found time to upgrade my site to Pebble 2.0.1. My host is still on Java 1.4, so I had to make the same patches as I made when getting Pebble 2.0.0 RC2 running on Java 1.4.

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Wat Traimit

Hansar Cafe / Bar, Sukhumvit Soi 1, Bangkok, Thailand, 2006-12-03

Traimit is a less touristed temple in Bangkok which is known for the slightly unusual history of it's main Buddha image.

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Shinjuku Thief

Home, Bangkok, Thailand, 2006-11-14

The Shinjuku Thief website. 10 years old, and quite frankly looking it.

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Pebble 2.0.0 RC2 on Java 1.4

Home, Bangkok, Thailand, 2006-11-08

My site ran on Pebble 1.9 for several months until I noticed it was leaking memory and running up to 99% CPU. I decided to upgrade to Pebble 2, which targets Java 1.5, but the host I have has 1.4, and I couldn't put a 1.5 JDK up there, so I had to get Pebble 2 to run on 1.5. These are some notes from that experience.

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Bumrungrad Hospital in Newseek

Home, Bangkok, Thailand, 2006-10-12

My employer is featured in Newsweek this month. Yes, our hospital really does have a lobby like a 5 star hotel!

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Microsoft Outlook Express Corruption

Mai Tai Bar, Melbourne, Australia, 2006-05-05

The drivers provided with the IBM T42, and probably other similar models, are slightly dodgy such that sometimes when you suspend and resume Windows, network connections don't work. I've hit this problem a few times since I've had my T42, and normally a quick restart does the trick. Last night I ended up in the situation where my network wasn't working, and I couldn't restart because Synergy had hung, and my mouse and keyboard weren't working, so a hard-boot was the only option. After that everything was back to normal.

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