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semi-retired computer nut, into wind-powered and human-powered vehicles and other fun stuff


May
23
comment Can I watch a SHA-256 do its magic visually?
thank you! what a lifesaver that PDF was.
Nov
22
awarded  Yearling
Jul
11
awarded  Commentator
Jul
10
comment When to use a API/Library and when to write your own?
+1, explained it better than I did.
Jul
10
answered When to use a API/Library and when to write your own?
Jul
1
comment Java: legal issues related to writing a commercial app in Java
@CodeMed, apparently. I haven't tried gcj, only Excelsior, and if your app requires external libraries (like the JMF) you still need to install those on the target system, for the DLLs and possibly registry settings.
Jul
1
comment Java: legal issues related to writing a commercial app in Java
Greg, you're right; it would however solve the problem of the wrong version of an installed JVM, and in fact the way JAWS and JNLP work causes most browsers without Java support to automatically prompt for download of the correct JVM.
Jul
1
answered Java: legal issues related to writing a commercial app in Java
Mar
12
answered Resources for improving your comprehension of recursion?
Mar
11
answered Test Interview Question
Nov
23
answered How to work in localhost properly
Nov
23
comment How to work in localhost properly
but only if the base URL is necessary. in many cases it isn't; using "img src=/images/bleah.png" will always work to locate a file from the DocumentRoot.
Nov
23
answered I feel lost among the various web technologies and I'm looking for pointers
Nov
22
awarded  Teacher
Nov
22
awarded  Supporter
Nov
22
awarded  Autobiographer