What if we have certain values in a column (e.g. blanks/nulls) which should always be sorted to the end of the listing, regardless of whether the sort order is ascending or descending?
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From APIs to xargs - and whatever else may occur along the way, with a focus on Java, SQL, data architecture, and web tools & technologies.
not again in all the world's turning will there be terrains so wild and barbarous to try whether the stuff of creation may be shaped to man's will or whether his own heart is not another kind of clay
Unconfusing myself about Lucene’s proximity search functionality.
The power of simple examples in support of good design practices…
Notes on setting up a REST service on Tomcat 10 using JAX-RS and Jersey
Because terminology is important.
Some links and reference notes relating to the jQuery DataTables library, and its ability to export table data to Excel.
Note to self: Quick ways to create an arbitrary JSON object from a string. Useful when testing.
Following on from the previous article, this is a quick look at how to extract L2 cache statistics from Ehcache using managed beans.
A quick look at setting up Ehcache as the second-level cache for Hibernate, using the JCache API.
A look at two ways to customize the behavior of the DataTables global search function.