Blog Archives

QuickTip: Playing .flv files on Ubuntu

TweetI downloaded some video presentations in .flv format and I struggled a bit to find right and the best player to run them. Ubuntu movie player complained even after installing certain updates. Finally I realized the best choice on Windows

Tagged with: ,
Posted in QuickTip, Ubuntu

Ubuntu QuickTip: sudo ant doesn’t work!

TweetToday I picked up latest sources of Maven3 from its svn repo and started building it on Ubuntu. As part of the build, you need to run “ant” command which at the end tries to copy stuff to /usr/ directory

Tagged with: ,
Posted in QuickTip, Ubuntu, Uncategorized

QuickTip: Springsource Tool Suite 2.2.1 on Ubuntu 9.10 – Import doesn’t work

TweetToday while working with latest STS on Ubuntu 9.10 I observed that it simply doesn’t work properly. While importing projects, nothing happened. Later I found out that it has to do with a bug on Eclipse 3.5 for which a

Tagged with: ,
Posted in QuickTip, Ubuntu

QuickTip: Postgresql DB Creation on Ubuntu

TweetRecently I resumed working on Ubuntu. While setting up the working environment, I had to setup Postgressql followed by creating a new database and stuff like that. In between I encountered certain problems and correspondingly found solutions also. Through this

Tagged with: , ,
Posted in QuickTip, Ubuntu

QuickTip: Running Java with Classpath in Cygwin

TweetIf you are running a Java program and your classpath is in UNIX separator style (‘/’ instead of ”), you may be in trouble as java.exe is Windows specific executable which understands Windows separator and not UNIX style separator. To

Tagged with: ,
Posted in QuickTip

QuickTip : Invalid target release: 1.6 with mvn install

TweetAfter working for around an year in Flex, I moved back to Java platform again. While building the project I am working on, I saw the following error: [INFO] ———————————————————————— [ERROR] BUILD FAILURE [INFO] ———————————————————————— [INFO] Compilation failure Failure executing

Posted in Java, QuickTip
Welcome to Sampreshan
Technology Strategist, Speaker, Scrum/XP/Agile Trainer Coach and Trainer
Your interest areas

Get every new post on this blog delivered to your Inbox.

Join other followers: