Velotour in Schottland 2017

Velotour in Schottland 2017

Wir hatten uns nach Frankreich wieder für eine Velotour mit Gepäcktransport in Schottland entschieden. Dabei hatten wir uns für die Tour Seen und Schlösser rund um Callandar und Pitlochry entschieden. Der Vorteil an der Tour war, dass wir mehr Zeit hatten die Umgebung zu geniessen und uns nicht auf die Strassen limitieren mussten. Callandar (weitere Fotos) Am 1. Tag reisten wir von Glasgow mit dem Zug nach Callandar. Die Reise verlief ziemlich unkompliziert, obwohl wir am Schluss noch auf einen Bus…

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MySQL disable case sensitivity

MySQL disable case sensitivity

I faced the problem that MySQL has different default settings under Windows and Linux (more specifically Ubuntu). While my MySQL installation under windows didn’t use case sensitivity, I ran into problems under Linux. So I tried to disable this in Ubuntu. It’s quite straight forward: lower_case_table_names=0 Add this line to your my.cnf under /etc/mysql. However if you were using InnoDB like me you will run into troubles, since MySQL doesn’t recognize the currently used tables anymore. If fixed this by…

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MySQL datasource using JBoss 7

MySQL datasource using JBoss 7

It took me quite some time to get a datasource in JBoss 7 running, since there are many different blog posts about this but unfortunately only partly working. Here’s a step by step guide to achieve this: JBoss 7 does not support MySQL by default, so we need to install a module and configure it. You can download the required module here (link from the JBoss Datasource Wiki). Now extract the contents (using 7zip for example) to your JBoss folder in…

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JBoss 7 shutdown under Windows

JBoss 7 shutdown under Windows

Sometimes Eclipse crashes and the JBoss 7 AS server continues to run in the background. To shut it down use the following command: bin/jboss-cli –connect :shutdown Please make sure that there’s not whitespace between ‚:‘ and ’shutdown‘. This command also works for Linux.

Install JBoss 7.1 and MySQL 5.5 on Ubuntu

Install JBoss 7.1 and MySQL 5.5 on Ubuntu

My goal was to set up the latest JBoss version (7.1) and MySQL 5.5 working together. Specifically using a datasource. The installation of JBoss was more troublesome than expected, since you find many tutorial of older versions. Unfortunately, the configuration completely changed. Installing MySQL 5.5 The installation itself is rather easy on Ubuntu (if you are happy with the version in the repository) sudo apt-get install mysql-server This will install mysql and also create a service, that can be started using…

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Setup Jenkins and subversion on Ubuntu

Setup Jenkins and subversion on Ubuntu

I recently tried to set up a jenkins installation on my local ubuntu machine. It was rather easy and not as cumbersome as expected. Additionally I installed subversion to work with Jenkins. My goal was to commit an existing maven project, which will be build on jenkins, tests inclusive. Here’s a step-by-step guide: Subversion Guide is based on the Ubuntu Wiki. sudo apt-get install subversion This will install subversion on your machine and also allow you to create repositories. Afterwards create…

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