Monthly Archives: August 2009

URL Connection via Proxy (the Java 1.5 way)

In enterprises/corporate environments, more often than not, connection to external servers/resources is via a proxy server. While developing applications for such environments, developers need to make sure that their code connects to external sites/resources via the proxy. In this post, … Continue reading

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Death Speaks

Death Speaks By W. Somerset Maugham, Jeffrey Archer There was a merchant in Baghdad who sent his servant to market to buy provisions and in a little while the servant came back, white and trembling, and said, Master, just now … Continue reading

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GWT-Ext – Synchronized Scrolling of Grids

I recently had a requirement wherein two grids showing similar information needed synchronized scrolling i.e. if the left grid was scrolled down vertically, the right grid also needed to be scrolled down in the same proportion and vice-versa. This feature … Continue reading

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