Plugins team released
ver 1.0.16 of Eclipse
plugin for GlassFish. The team has maintained pretty good
cadence in terms of adding features and fixing bugs in the plugin (16
releases in approx as many months). However this particular
version has an exciting feature. It allows GlassFish
v3 Prelude to be
installed from within the IDE itself.
If you have not installed GlassFish plugin...
Tech Days is traveling to Singapore next
week and I'll be there!
You'll find me at the pavilion hall, sessions, hallway, lunch,
reception, University Day, and else where. Stop by and say hello! Let
us know how you are using GlassFish
and how can we make it better for you.
Click on the map below to get the exact direction to Raffles
City Convention Centre.
Here are some important...
Marcelo Souza (a GlassFish
team member) spotted GlassFish on Salvador,
Bahia beach in Brazil during his personal vacation :)
Thanks to Marcelo for taking this picture :)
Here are couple of shots of the beach itself:
Drop a comment on this blog if you would like to share any pictures of
Here is yet
another (slightly dated) contribution by Vasudha Amrit
Institue of Technology, India.
She arranged a GlassFish talk in her campus and one of the GlassFish
team member delivered the talk (while on a personal visit :)! The blog
report provide details. The event was a huge success with 482
attendees. Here is an excerpt from the blog:
It is embarrassing to share the post below but certainly very
encouraging to know that readers like
the posts on my two blogs (weblogs.java.net/weblogs/java.net
I've thoroughly enjoyed 544 posts on weblogs.java.net and 762 posts on
blogs.sun.com so far :)
Thanks for the continued readership and feel free to send suggestions
by leaving a comment on the blog!...
This blog highlights couple of contributions by Campus
Ambassadors (CA) from
University of Essex
Jenya Kovalchuk (Campus Ambassador in the University of
Essex, UK) gave a talk
on GlassFish. The pre- and post-conditions of talk are really
Pre-condition: No one out of 25 present ever heard about GlassFish
Post-condition: Everyone is...
Here is a blog entry that was sitting in my Drafts folder for a long
(just because I didn't realize :). Anyway, it shows how to install Open Solaris 2008/11
on Virtual Box.
The original install was done using Virtual Box 2.0.6. I installed
Virtual Box 2.1 this morning and the image was easily recognized by the
updated Virtual Box.
Here are the basic steps.
Create a new VM ...
#61 and TOTD
#62 shows how to use JMX APIs to locally/remotely
manage/monitor your Rails/Merb applications. This Tip Of The Day
extends TOTD #62 and shows how remote management can be done using jmx4r gem.
This gem provides a clean mapping between JMX APIs and Ruby. It allows
to write pure Ruby code to manage/monitor any Rails application. As a
result it removes all dependency on the Java...
#61 showed how to manage/monitor a Rails/Merb application
running using JRuby/GlassFish using standard Java tools. Both the
application and the management tools are running on the same machine.
But that's never the case in a production environment. Instead remote
management of an application is required when running in production
mode. Fortunately, similar set of tools can be used for...
Gem can easily run both Rails and Merb application. Using JRuby, as opposed to MRI,
allows you to use standard Java monitoring framework and tools. Java
Management Extensions (JMX) is a standard
management and monitoring solution for Java platform. This Tip Of The Day
shows how to apply JMX techniques to monitor Rails/Merb applications.
The blog uses a trivial Rails/Merb...