Ken Schwaber and Jeff Sutherland just updated the Scrum Guide for the 4th time. You can download the latest version or listen to the update interview or watch the one hour video directly on YouTube. Read on if you just want to grasp the gist.[Read More]
Unlimited passwords in Oracle
Forget about renewing your passwords in Oracle. But use these hints with care. Why bother? Well, just assume you imported the sample data for your new project. And all the passwords should have been renewed. Or you have a continuous integration server that no one really wants to update every month for a new database password. If that’s the case read on.[Read More]
How is git different than svn?
Still using Subversion? Works for you? Why are all these guys fascinated by git? Well, just see how git is different than svn in a couple of ways.[Read More]
Which blogs on Java should I follow?
Here is my short list, a compilation of links from the article https://www.sitepoint.com/10-java-blogs-follow-2017/ by Thorben Jansen. However, due to my preferences I only include links that might be of interest to me personally.[Read More]
Abbreviate package names in Eclipse
I have rather long package names, and to see the class under construction I have to scroll a lot or waste a lot of screen space. I could abbreviate the package names with “Window | Preferences | Java | Appearance | Compress all package name segments, except the final segment”, but I’d rather prefer to see more than just the final segment.[Read More]