Software Development

Host multiple databases in a HSQLDB server

On this post, we’ll host multiple databases in a single HsqlDB server running locally on a Windows machine. The following are additional details about the Software application used. [wp_ad_camp_5] 1.

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Java, Software Development, Tomcat

Connecting Tomcat 7 Web Application to Database Using JNDI

Several weeks ago, I looked at the some decompiled Java codes from a fairly small web application that basically records cheque numbers and generates reports. To my surprise, it was written in dreadful codes full of clutter and signs of haste! I almost cried. Just imagine the following code littered all around the application and entangled by a lot of package-level instance variables. Not to mention the SQL-statements-in-Servlets type of design pattern.

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Java, Software Development, Tomcat

Tomcat 7 and Up: JDBC Realm

It is amazing how Tomcat can be modified to help speed up development. On this post, I will demonstrate how to use Tomcat JDBC Realm which uses an RDBMS for authentication. This could cut down development time for simple applications.

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