• Already one month turned past in the New Year. This year I intentionally didn’t make any resolutions.But in my mind I am very much clear and aware of what one (yes…only one thing) thing I should do in this year for my own benefit.But I didn’t document it anywhere. After all, it is only one […]

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  • If there is one word which I can use to describe how 2007 was for me, it would be “UNCERTAIN” . 2007 was the year I spent much of time in uncertainty. There were many good happenings like engagement(Feb-4) , marriage(Mar-29) , got new job offer(May-25) , started life with Sailu (Jun-24), role change(Oct-5) etc. […]

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  • Last weekend trip to Tirupathi has been a mix of emotions. Here is why. Tension : when we started at 6 PM to reach Majestic by 8PM. [Friday, 14-Dec-07] Relief : when we reached Majestic at 7:55 PM and rushed to catch 8PM APSRTC bus to Tirupathi and finally got into it.[Friday, 14-Dec-07] Excitement : […]

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  • At last, I cracked it! Here is the story: Sometime back when I deploy my web application( named: myApp) in Tomcat 5.5.23 installed on JDK 1.5 Update 14, I used to stuck with the following issue and I was not able to access my application. Tomcat log will show something like below: INFO: validateJarFile(C:\Program Files\Apache […]

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  • The substring() method of java.lang.class is not inline with the Java naming conventions for methods. As per Java naming conventions, all the methods will be in camelCase.But this does not bother substring() method. To get sub string of any string in Java, we should use substring() NOT subString(). PS: I remember there are some other […]

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  • The following Error related to JBoss Drools frustrated me because of Java Version mismatch. The version of Drools we are using runs properly only with JDK 1.5 where as we are trying hard to make it run on JDK1.6 and ended up with the following issue. java.lang.ClassNotFoundException: [Lorg.drools.rule.Declaration; at org.apache.catalina.loader.WebappClassLoader.loadClass(WebappClassLoa der.java:1359) at org.apache.catalina.loader.WebappClassLoader.loadClass(WebappClassLoa der.java:1205) at […]

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  • MS SQL Server 2000 Enterprise Edition Server componentscan not be installed on Windows XP. Only client components can be installed. I am exploring how to install Personal Edition on Win XP.I thought I will post it after I successfully do it.But we again did not use it and got the work done with Enterprise Edition.So […]

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  • Useful JavaScript replace() method for string manipulation is here

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  • Until recently, I had hard time remembering what is the difference between checked and unchecked exceptions. Finally Head First Java gave me the prompt explanation. Here it goes: Checked Exceptions: Arise due to the reasons which are beyond control of programmer so complier mandates them to handle or declare. Unchecked Exceptions: Arises due to logic […]

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  • We had a very good time for this Diwali in Hyderabad.Three days disappeared so fast :-(( Reached Hyderabad on Friday.Spent most of the time at home.Met Chiru.And evening with crackers. Saturday went to Chilkur Balaji Darshan.Darshan went very well.Met Sriniwas unexpectedly at Spencers in Miyapur when me and bobby were busy searching for something.Night Pav […]

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