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Old code

I spent the whole day with an old favorite: old code on the classpath because Eclipse is a fucked-up bitch! Remind next time to set the build directories for any new source directories if there might be conflicts with my ant setup and Eclipse’s stupid defaults.

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Just what you need

… now that Doom 3 is out and your computer just doesn’t cut it. And it’s not even Alienware. As seen on gizmodo, here comes the fragbook by falcon northwest. I didn’t know there were so many companies out there catering expensive gamer computers …. am I drooling? Not sure, … possibly … maybe …. […]

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Search Offline

Google: Server-Fehler Auf dem Server ist ein temporärer Fehler aufgetreten. Daher konnte Ihre Anfrage nicht bearbeitet werden. Bitte wiederholen Sie Ihre Suche in einigen Minuten.

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Loopback Meditation State

Over the last four days at work I have learned a lot about OS, networks and java and that just because the source of the problem is something you would not expect, the problem may still be there. The source of my problem was that for whatever insane reason the loopback device on the production […]

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Can you tell me ….

why I keep completing other people’s sentences?

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Bretonischer Butterkuchen

Ingredients to this simple cake: 250g (salted) butter, 250g sugar, 250g flour and 4 eggs. Mix up everything, add salt if you didn’t have salted butter available and bake for one hour at 175°C.

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How many chickens do you see?

This week-end I made the fascinating discovery that there are eggs with two yolks. Twin chickens? The first egg was pretty fascinating when four out of five eggs had two yolks it was a bit freaky. I think they are feeding the chicken too many fertility hormones or there is one really evil chicken trying […]

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Metall ‘n’ Games

This gamestar ticker message announces that Apocalyptica may/will produce the title song for the next instance of “Siedler”

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A Change in Behavior

Today on IBM Developerworks: Default exception handling in threads and how to change it. What’s new to me is that you could change that behaviour for quite some time. Why did nobody tell me?

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How to make news out of nothing

Last night, I was sitting in front of my computer. Quite happy because I got that fat new 19″ tft this week and because there was news from the European World of Warcraft Betatest Zwei Wochen sind seit dem Ende der Anmeldephase für den europäischen World of Warcraft Betatest vergangen, und der Auswahlprozess für die […]