Monthly Archives: April 2009

Type safe JSP and JSTL

When using JavaServer Pages, you want to use JSTL to be able to to flow-control (iterations and conditionals) in a reasonable way. And the recommended way to use JSTL is to use the Expression Language (EL). However, using EL is … Continue reading

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java -classpath *.jar

It’s quite annoying that you cannot use wildcards in the -classpath command line option to java and javac. Quite often you want to include all .jar files in one directory. Here is a way to get that effect: java -classpath … Continue reading

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