How to recover a Google Code SVN Project and migrate to Github

Google Code shut down a year ago, and recently also their “Migrate to Github” feature was disabled. Because I have/had also a old project hosted (and some people where asking about it recently), I had to find a way on how to migrate the project to Github anyway. I did these steps # download the svn […]

PlayFramework: Style fields globally

The Play-Framework 2.x provides helpers to work with forms. While the markup created by those helpers works ok for many simple projects, more advanced projects require a specific way on how to style form fields. The Play-Framework documentation shows how to create a custom FieldConstructor to override the way a form-field is rendered. This works […]

Ubuntu LXC-Container not booting after setting a static IP

Today I had a weird problem with one of my lxc-containers on a Ubuntu 14.04 Host.. for no reason, the container changed its IP address.. This lead to the other containers not finding the container in question under its IP anymore. I then tried to manually set the IP of the container in /etc/network/interfaces like […]

PlayFramework 2.3: Global CSRF Protection – Disable CSRF selectively

I’m using PlayFramework 2.3 [1] on a new project of mine. Because I want the project to be safe by default, I enabled CSRF (Cross Site Request Forgery) Protection globally [2] [3]. In this project, I’m doing a pass-through of some legacy pages using a custom proxy I’ve built. These pages don’t know the concept of […]

Embedded Glassfish 4 & Maven & WELD-001524

I recently ran across a problem with the Embedded Glassfish 4 maven problem.. as soon as I tried to activate any CDI specific stuff, I got the following exception: Sep 08, 2013 11:05:37 PM org.glassfish.deployment.admin.DeployCommand execute SEVERE: Exception while loading the app : CDI deployment failure:WELD-001524 Unable to load proxy class for bean Implicit Bean […]