What do you expect Class.getAnnotations() do when it can't load one of the annotation types present in the class? Read on...
Some words out experience in developing RCP applications based on NetBeans platform. Thoughts around modules, dependencies, design and etc.
Announcing the official release for version 5.3 of Substance look-and-feel.
Announcing the release of Apache Pivot 1.3.
Finally making good on my promise to provide an update to my original JavaFX Layout Primer. This is in-depth coverage of the material I presented in my lightening talk on layout at JavaOne.
This entry discuss how we can use JFreeChart and JasperReports to include dynamically generated charts into a JasperReport s' report. Technique included here can be used to include dynamically generated images or dynamically generated data sources as well.
I am tasked to check some performance and usability problems in a swing-jpa-mysql application. I a trying to write down what some of these experience here in a series of blog entries.
I authored a refcard about Oracle Berkeley DB Java Edition recently and this refcard published yesterday. You can learn all basics of BDB JE in this refcard. To summarize, BDB JE is an embedded Object or key/value pair ultra fast database. The DBD JE allows us to annotate and store complex object graphs or key/Value pairs.
Sun just released the first maintenance update for JavaFX 1.2. This release brings mostly a batch of important javafxc fixes, that I dissect in this blog...
Java programmers are used to the fact that compilation of Java source code is a relatively straightforward process, because the Java language has a simple mapping to the Java bytecode. So javac is a trivial compiler, at least in the code...