Monthly Archives: February 2009

Let’s check out an IDE: Eclipse

Let’s bring on some big iron for building Java GUI desktop apps and see how it runs, shall we? In everything that follows, for brevity I’ll just assume everything is as of 24th Feb, 2009 and that you’re running Windows … Continue reading

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Setting an environment variable in Windows

“Environment variables” are just simple symbols that are available to any program; Windows uses these to to hold specific values. After the days of DOS we don’t usually need to be aware of them, but they’re still heavily used in … Continue reading

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