Category Archives: Java

Do Not Track

If you have been paying attention to Tech News and the U.S. Government you may have heard about the ‘Do Not Track’ initiative that may become law. In a nutshell, the Do Not Track (DNT) initiative is a law that … Continue reading

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TAR and GZIP Compression in Java

When you are generating a lot of output files as I do on some of my projects you at some point want to archive them so you end creating an archive directory and placing the files in there (usually with … Continue reading

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Revisited: PGP Encryption/Decryption in Java

One of the most popular posts on my blog is my article about PGP Encryption and Decryption. I’ve had a lot of great questions as well as responses from user who have even been kind enough to post modifications to … Continue reading

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Spring Custom Tags (Extensible XML) – Part 2

The DefinitionParser Ok, we’ve got it all set up, now we need to code the thing. Let me state, if you didn’t grasp this, that this is more of an advanced example. If you want a basic example take a … Continue reading

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Spring Custom Tags (Extensible XML) – Part 1

***** WARNING – This is my Kill Bill post (was one post, was too long, is now two posts) ***** I’m surprised by how many people don’t use a nice little ability in Spring, the custom tag support (or as … Continue reading

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