Tuesday, February 27, 2007

core file generation

Got to know this interesting bit today

By default in solaris core dump occurs when an application misbehaves(say segmentation fault).
But in linux the default core dumping is disabled.

Using ulimit command one can turn on this feature.

Just enable the application to core dump by
$>ulimit -c unlimited

For more on this refer to

Friday, February 23, 2007

Amazon turks now in Indian rupees

Amazon turk now renders Indian rupee transaction. Check it out

Saturday, February 10, 2007

Sun Tech days in Hyderabad

Sun tech days from Feb 21st to 23rd. Though most of the technical community is aware of this event , please check this link to get the details. The list of talks,hands on labs, codecamps are here

Tuesday, February 06, 2007

Continuations in java

Continuation is an object that represents the execution state of a program at a certain point. We can use continuation to restart the execution from the point stored in it.
One area that has seen practical use of continuations is in web programming

Check out an enumeration here