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Tomcat AJP Deprecated Attributes in Tomcat 5 »

The minProcessors and maxProcessors are deprecated and we should avoid using them starting Tomcat 5.

<Connector className=“org.apache.coyote.tomcat5.CoyoteConnector” port=“8005″ minProcessors=“5″
enableLookups=“true” redirectPort=“8443″ acceptCount=“10″ debug=“0″

Useful Email Software/Utility »

FreePOPS - Download email from most famous webmails
YPOPS! - Free open source software that provides POP3 and SMTP access to Yahoo! Mail. - A lot of useful plugins.
MailStore - Consolidate, backup and search your mail.

SQLTools: A Light Weight Oracle Client »

SQLTools is a light weighted and robust tool for database development. It includes a text editor, an sql console and a couple of sql utilities. You can use it for dial-up connection and it will work as fast as SQLPlus. It is small and not required an installation so SQLTools will help you anywhere because […]

Sahi: Web Automation and Testing Tool »

As quoted from the website, Sahi is an automation and testing tool for web applications, with the facility to record and playback scripts. Developed in java and javascript, this tool uses simple javascript to execute events on the browser.

in-browser controls
intelligent recorder
text based scripts
ant support for playback of suites of tests
multi threaded playback
HTTP and HTTPS support
AJAX […]

MetaPad - A Small, Fast and Free Editor »

metapad is a small, fast (and completely free) text editor for Windows 9x/NT/XP with similar features to Microsoft Notepad but with many extra (and rather useful) features. It was designed to completely replace Notepad since it includes all of Notepad’s features and much, much more.

Scintilla - Free Source Code Editing Component »

Scintilla is a free source code editing component. It comes with complete source code and a license that permits use in any free project or commercial product.
Notepad2 uses it.

Fiddler - A Free Web Debugging Proxy »

As quoted from the website, Fiddler is a HTTP Debugging Proxy which logs all HTTP traffic between your computer and the Internet. Fiddler allows you to inspect all HTTP Traffic, set breakpoints, and “fiddle” with incoming or outgoing data. Fiddler includes a powerful event-based scripting subsystem, and can be extended using any .NET language.
Fiddler is […]

Free Video Software »

MediaCoder - The universal audio/video transcoder

Freeware Note »

PC Inspector
Recovery Manager
Data Recovery
SoftPerfect File Recovery

Java Notes »

Reading a large file
Java 1000 tips ebook free download
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Visual Paradigm for UML Community Edition »

Visual Paradigm for UML Community Edition is a UML modeling platform. The community edition is quite useful but lacking a lot of features which are only available in the Enterprise edition.

Oracle Notes »

ORA-14402: updating partition key column would cause a partition change

Solution: Run

alter table <table name>
enable row movement

Locking or Unlocking Statistics
Use the following procedures to lock and unlock statistics on objects.




In Oracle 10g the DBMS_JOB package is replaced by the DBMS_SCHEDULER package. The DBMS_JOB package is now deprecated and in Oracle 10g it’s […]

Console - A Better Windows Console »

Console is an enhancement of the normal Windows console. Try it and you will like it !!

Foxit Reader - An Alternative for Acrobat Reader »

Foxit Reader is a good alternative for Acrobat Reader.

Vixta - Another Linux O/S »

Vixta is another Linux O/S based on Fedora. It can be run from CD, similiar to Ubuntu.

IBM Lotus Symphony - Another Alternative for OpenOffice »

IBM Lotus Symphony is a office suite which is currently in beta and available free for download. It consists of


For those who are using OpenOffice, you can now have another alternative.

Free you mind using FreeMind »

FreeMind is a great free mind mapping software..

Useful Unix Commands »

Some side note on some Unix commands. List will grow over time…
Find new created large file for past 3 days
# find /path -type f -mtime -3 -exec ll \+ | sort -rn -k5 | head -n 10


This means that all the lines that just have a carriage return on them (NO Spaces), will […]

Java Number Recognition System »

JavaANPR is an automatic number plate recognition software, which implements algorithmic and mathematical principles from field of artificial intelligence, machine vision and neural networks.
I tested it to recognize normal numbers in JPG, GIF or PNG. It works quite accurately.

Multi-Platform File Splitter »

Tested HJ-Split, a multi-platform file splitter.