Tarn Aeluin Blog

OMG – DirecTV, why do you suck so bad? 4

OMG – DirecTV, why do you suck so bad?

Its been quite a while since I went on a rant. These days I pride myself in remaining calm and collected, unlike my younger days when I could blow a gasket at any moment....

9,000 Miles, a Coat of Wax, and a Turbo-X 7

9,000 Miles, a Coat of Wax, and a Turbo-X

Its been 9000 miles and about 5 months since I last mentioned my Turbo-X. I get a lot of questions about my #19 from friends, family, and of course the predictors of doom (those...

Building a MIDlet 2.0 App for a RIM 8100 0

Building a MIDlet 2.0 App for a RIM 8100

If you read my last post then you’ll know I’m having some fun with a RIM 8100 and J2ME programming. Last time I looked at some tools and got a “Hello World” type application...

Going Mobile with RIM’s BlackBerry 8100 2

Going Mobile with RIM’s BlackBerry 8100

Recently I’ve been looking at mobile application development with J2ME (Java 2 Micro Edition). Programming on mobile devices really is a tricky problem. Screen sizes are all different, memory is very constrained, processors are...

Using Seam 2 and JBoss Portal Pt.2 2

Using Seam 2 and JBoss Portal Pt.2

This is the second post in my quest to screw around with JBoss Portal and Seam…the first post is here. Seam is an application framework based on several different technologies: JSF, Facelets, EJB3, and...

Liferay…I need a Life Jacket; Giving JBoss Portal a Try. 9

Liferay…I need a Life Jacket; Giving JBoss Portal a Try.

After completing my previous post on Liferay I began to see that things were really not deploying properly from the EXT environment. I went back and tried the simpler plugins SDK and continued to...