Monthly Archives: April 2014

Gradle with Local Archiva Publish

This shows the way to get gradle to use a local Archiva server to publish your project artifacts. IMPORTANT: You must configure your “guest” user in Archiva to have the correct permissions (roles) to publish to the Archiva server. To … Continue reading

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Gradle with Local Archiva

This shows the way to get gradle to use a local Archiva server to resolve dependencies (where the Archiva server in turn resolves to maven central). (Side comment: documentation for gradle is sparse, incomplete and out-of-date – e.g. ‘mavenRepo’ shows … Continue reading

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Ubuntu 14.04 VirtualBox Resolution

Want something other than 640×480 with Ubuntu running in VirtualBox 4.3.x? Follow these instructions. From http://codsplaice.blogspot.com/2014/02/a-quick-post-on-how-to-get-ubuntu-1404.html sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade sudo apt-get install linux-headers-$(uname -r) sudo apt-get install dkms build-essential Then mount the install CD image for the … Continue reading

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Vnc Vino Ubuntu Security fix

To enable remote desktop in Ubuntu when “Settings” no longer shows the icon for “Desktop Sharing” or “Remote Desktop”, type: $ vino-preferences When your VNC client fails to connect with an error like “No matching security types” or “No security … Continue reading

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