Why Open Source?


almost 12 years ago by Ola Bini on Ola Bini on Java, Lisp, Ruby and AI.
Sometimes, when discussing my interest and work with JRuby and other Open Source projects, people get all upset. It's really hard to justify for a non-programmer...

Introducing TIJuAVA - Java with Type Inference


almost 12 years ago by Ola Bini on Ola Bini on Java, Lisp, Ruby and AI.
Every time I've written Java code lately, I've been painfully aware of how much unnecessary code I write every time. And most of this is Java's fault. This...

JRuby versus Camping: Round 2


almost 12 years ago by Ola Bini on Ola Bini on Java, Lisp, Ruby and AI.
As undoubtedly some of you have discovered while trying, JRuby doesn't run Camping anymore. The culprit is a small feature in Ruby that we don't support...

Another OpenSSL woe.


almost 12 years ago by Ola Bini on Ola Bini on Java, Lisp, Ruby and AI.
My interesting OpenSSL implementation exercise continues. I am now very close. Very, very close. I'm actually so close that SSLSocket and SSLServer actually...

Announcing ActiveRecord-Mimer 0.0.1


almost 12 years ago by Ola Bini on Ola Bini on Java, Lisp, Ruby and AI.
The initial version of ActiveRecord-Mimer have been released.The project aims to provide complete ActiveRecord support for the Mimer SQL database engine...

Nooks and Crannies of Ruby


almost 12 years ago by Ola Bini on Ola Bini on Java, Lisp, Ruby and AI.
There are many small parts of Ruby, tips, tricks and strange things. I thought that I would write about some of the more interesting of these, since some...

Speakings this and next week


almost 12 years ago by Ola Bini on Ola Bini on Java, Lisp, Ruby and AI.
Just a quick notice. I will be talking this wednesday at a Rails group in Stockholm. The subject will (for once) not be about JRuby, at least not primarily...

Further OpenSSL progress


almost 12 years ago by Ola Bini on Ola Bini on Java, Lisp, Ruby and AI.
Sometimes it feels like the progress I've done with the OpenSSL library is almost swallowed up by all the new functions I've found that needs to be implemented...

An Emacs diversion: Font sizes


almost 12 years ago by Ola Bini on Ola Bini on Java, Lisp, Ruby and AI.
After a few weeks of very intense JRuby-OpenSSL hacking, I felt the need to do something different, so I've spent a few hours with my slightly rusty Emacs...

Some notes from the Stockholm Rails meet


almost 12 years ago by Ola Bini on Ola Bini on Java, Lisp, Ruby and AI.
Last night (Wednesday) about 35 developers with an unhealthy interest in Rails met up in Stockholm, at Valtech's offices, to share some experiences and...