domenica, ottobre 19, 2008

Flights web site

Finally I have found a nice web site to find international cheap flights, very easy to use and with really complete search results. Have a try at

lunedì, ottobre 13, 2008

Ubuntu Window Grouping

The default window grouping setting in ubuntu results in opening a separate tab, in the bottom bar, for every application running.
i.e. if you are using skype and you are talking with 3 different users you will see three different tabs in the bar.
In order to change the window grouping settings follow this steps:

  1. Right click on the bottom bar, on the left (in the visible space);
  2. Preferences
  3. Check Always group windows

...Ah I was forgetting, thanks again to Lucio

venerdì, ottobre 10, 2008

Refreshing cache DNS in Windows

In Windows there is cache for DNS. In order to refresh the cache from command line and refer to the correct IP you need to execute this command:

$ ipconfig /flushdns

After that verify the correct IP of the website you want to connect using:

$ tracert <myWebSite>

Thanks to my colleague Roman.

lunedì, ottobre 06, 2008

Chain commands with maven

If you need to run two (or more) maven command in cascade you can chain these two commands in the following way:

$ mvn commandA commandB


$ mvn clean install

instead of:

$ mvn clean
$ mvn install

Thanks again to Lucio.