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  • JBoss 4.0.4 RC1 Released

    Release Candidate 1 for the latest version of JBoss (4.0.3) has just been released. You can read all about it here.

  • Spring Connection Pooling with DBCP

    Recently I wanted to add a connection pool to my Spring Web Application. I decided to use Commons DBCP to provide the connection pool as I’m using the Spring JDBC wrapper classes. Googling around didn’t find any examples of how to set up DBCP, so I’ve written my findings here.

  • Java Web Start

    I’ve just noticed a poll that is currently running on the java.net home page asking if anyone has ever ran a Java Web Start Application.

  • Moving to NetBeans 4.1

    I’m thinking of starting to use Netbeans 4.1 full time for my Java devlopment. In no particular order, these are the reasons why.