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Varun Nischal

Currently, working in Infosys Technologies Ltd. on Data Warehousing Projects, focusing primarily on Unix shell-scripting by creating automation scripts, tools, etc.


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uCertify PrepKit Review

Posted by n_varun on December 4, 2009 at 12:17 PM PST

Few months back,

I got an opportunity to review one of the uCertify’s PrepKit. So, I opted for SCJP 5.0 PrepKit and here’s what I had to write about the PrepKit.

Wiki to XML using Ant

Posted by n_varun on July 24, 2009 at 1:53 AM PDT


On July 1st, I started a new blog that will feature posts related to the experiments I carry out at various FOSS projects. Motto for this initiative: "You've got to experiment to figure out what works", as said by Andrew Weil. As part of this initiative, I started a new project as well.

DocWeb | Dynamic Implementation of Javadocs

Posted by n_varun on July 7, 2009 at 12:24 AM PDT

Welcome to the Javadoc Community, a resource for application developers that is enhanced by the community. You read and use the JavaDoc for your projects as in the past, but now you can also view the Javadoc in any one of a variety of languages.

Fixing bugs in RHN v1.x

Posted by n_varun on June 30, 2009 at 12:27 AM PDT

Its been a while, since I have blogged here.

Father of Java at Jazoon?

Posted by n_varun on May 5, 2009 at 6:02 AM PDT

Christian Frei, who is the co-organizer of Jazoon, the international conference on Java technology for software developers, architects, consultants, and IT managers, has setup a poll stating;

Sign up here with your name to convince James Gosling to attend Jazoon!

We will close this list by 31st May, so post t

GoF and Lookup API

Posted by n_varun on January 9, 2009 at 7:41 AM PST

Happy New Year 2009

I am late on wishing you, still I have got some exciting stuff for all..

Dec 24, 2008
I began another blog series, the most interesting one I guess! As part of my university courses, where I was introduced to "Gang of Four" design patterns in recent past.

Creating a Project Type

Posted by n_varun on December 21, 2008 at 3:40 AM PST

Nov 15, 2008
I began a blog series on my learnings of NetBeans API’s, interacting with experienced folks on the mailing lists and browsing through NetBeans sources, that might help me (possibly others as well) "Create a New Project Type" in NetBeans IDE.

Dec 16, 2008

Ant, Hudson and Glassfish

Posted by n_varun on November 11, 2008 at 1:50 AM PST

Working on a project based on NetBeans Platform, never thought I would discover many new technologies!

Ant-Based Projects, NetBeans Build System

NetBeans Innovator Grants Results

Posted by n_varun on October 1, 2008 at 11:18 AM PDT

Hello all,

Its all over the blogosphere yesterday, NetBeans Innovator Grants Results are out.

Plugin Development Workshop at Amity University

Posted by n_varun on September 13, 2008 at 11:01 AM PDT

In the first week of September, I was called up by Angad Singh, CA Tech Lead, and he told me, that I am invited to conduct a workshop at Amity University, during their hosting of Sun CA Induction Program for 40 new CA's from North India.

NetBeans Plugin Development Workshop

Finally, the day arrived for my first ever workshop, and i