Meandering Out Loud

Don Thorp’s Musing, Muttering, and Mischief Along a Random Path

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Titanium Android Development on Jaunty Jackalope

I spent a good part of the morning looking for an answer to a support request: Run on Device Not Working. The details are documented on the Titanium documentation site in HowTo: Develop for Android on Jaunty Jackalope. Update: I moved the instructions over to our documentation site where they’re easier to find..

Java SE 6 version 1.6.0_05 – Available for 64 bit Intel Macs

This release of Java for Mac OS 10.5 adds Java SE 6 version 1.6.0_05 to your Mac. This release does not change the default version of Java. This release is only for Mac OS X v10.5.2 and later, and should not be installed on earlier versions of Mac OS X. This release is for 64-bit Intel-based [...]

GitHub – Homesteading

I’m too swamped to actual learn Git at the moment, but I’m not going to let that stop me from claiming my name at GitHub. What is it? Not only is Git the new hotness, it’s a fast, efficient, distributed version control system ideal for the collaborative development of software. GitHub is the easiest (and prettiest) way to [...]

Collecting Senders from Gmail Using POP3

Over the years, we’ve had a lot of people submit jokes for LOL. Since we’ve recently upgraded the site to allow user submissions, we thought it would be nice to let them know they can now add their own jokes (Truth be told, we were slow adding them). I’m not going to go into great detail, [...]

Ruby consolidation in the Eclipse World

Apparently I’ve been a little out of touch. I’ve been happily using RDT with Eclipse and hadn’t needed to change. While catching up on some reading, I ran across this press release "Aptana to Merge RadRails and RDT into its Ajax-focused IDE". Aptana bills itself as “the leading Interactive Development Environment (IDE) for Web 2.0 and [...]