Ramblings to do with software and computer/gadget related things.
There are many things to consider when you have a webapp that dynamically generates reports and that generation takes a while. This article is about giving the user some feedback that their report is being processed and hiding that message once the report has completely downloaded.
This is a followup to the article Gracefully handling inherently slow webapp actions
Locale strings should be fairly simple, there's nice ISO standards covering this stuff. Yet despite all their good work in the last few years, the Java team has managed to confuse matters and make life awkward when it comes to something basic like this.
How to use Jmeter to test websites behind RSA SecurID tokens, by requesting the token at the start of a test suite.
I present a sorting algorithm I believe is quite unlike any you have seen before. Also one you will probably hope to never see again.