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Currently working as a Tech-Finance Java developer; often slaving over a hot database, throwing XML around and wishing we used Git for version control. Past lives have featured Perl, Debian, C, C++ and sordid affairs with VHDL and Verilog simulators.

Jan
14
comment Is PostgreSQL suited to one OS? Is it better on Linux than Windows?
choosing a platform is a sysadmin function, even if it is performed by a developer.
Jan
13
comment proxy_ajp wildcards
yes, looks like you've got the idea
Jan
13
comment proxy_ajp wildcards
Should be something like RewriteRule ^/(site\.com/(.+)/servlet/(.+)) ajp://localhost:8009/$1 [P] ... are you familiar with using regular expressions to match text?
Jan
13
comment how to prevent log output from PostgreSQL stored procedure?
That's much more elegant that copy/\copy hackage.
Jan
13
answered How to disable chunking in apache?
Jan
13
answered proxy_ajp wildcards
Jan
13
comment how to prevent log output from PostgreSQL stored procedure?
The second \ is intentional... you can't do COPY ... TO file unless you're a superuser, whereas a client-side \copy will work for everyone.
Jan
13
answered how to prevent log output from PostgreSQL stored procedure?
Dec
24
comment What are performance limits of a database?
just wondering: why raid5 for the transaction log and raid10 for the data files?
May
31
awarded  Yearling
Dec
25
awarded  Nice Answer
Dec
19
comment How to specify root's environment variable?
better, put /usr/local/oracle_client/v8_1_7/lib in /etc/ld.so.conf and run ldconfig
Dec
17
answered NTP is running, system clock still not in time - what gives?
Dec
16
awarded  Teacher
Dec
16
answered Disable Linux Commands
Dec
16
awarded  Autobiographer
Dec
16
awarded  Supporter
Dec
11
answered Boot sequence of JBoss and Oracle