Ola Bini on Java, Lisp, Ruby and AI

Java Charsets


~12 years ago by Ola Bini on Ola Bini on Java, Lisp, Ruby and AI.
Today I've spent some time pounding java.lang.String to give me a byte array I can use as a data format. This seems harder than I thought it should be....

The arcitecture of a Meta Directory system


~12 years ago by Ola Bini on Ola Bini on Java, Lisp, Ruby and AI.
One of the major projects at Karolinska Institutet the last 3 years is called KIMKAT. It has gotten the moniker of a meta directory system, but in many...

A YAML dumper in Java


~12 years ago by Ola Bini on Ola Bini on Java, Lisp, Ruby and AI.
Today I've begun work on porting the RbYAML dumper to Java. The work will be done in three separate layers: the emitter, the serializer and the representer...

JvYAML, RbYAML and JRuby


~12 years ago by Ola Bini on Ola Bini on Java, Lisp, Ruby and AI.
There has been much activity on several points these last weeks, but the guiding light has been on getting JRuby as good as possible. JRuby 0.9 will arrive...

A few hours with Emacs


~12 years ago by Ola Bini on Ola Bini on Java, Lisp, Ruby and AI.
Today I've spent some hours upgrading Emacs to version 22, and getting various stuff to work. It was an interesting experience, and I've found lots of neat...