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May, 2018


May 30, 2018  7:24 PM

Where system, global and local Windows Git config files are saved

cameronmcnz Cameron McKenzie Profile: cameronmcnz

One of the five basic Git commands beginners need to learn is git config, if for no other reason than they can perform a commit without the

May 23, 2018  4:41 PM

How to ‘git cherry-pick’ from another branch to your own

cameronmcnz Cameron McKenzie Profile: cameronmcnz

In a previous tutorial, we took a look at how to cherry-pick a commit on the current branch, but one of the ancillary questions that commonly arises is...


May 17, 2018  9:41 PM

Learn to git cherry-pick a commit with this easy example

cameronmcnz Cameron McKenzie Profile: cameronmcnz

One of the most commonly misunderstood version control commands is git cherry-pick, and that's a real shame because the ability to git cherry-pick a commit is one of the most useful skills a developer can...


May 11, 2018  12:47 PM

Google positions ‘Android Things’ to solve the IoT problem

BarryBurd Profile: BarryBurd

Google's Android Things development Iokit turned v1.0 on Monday. I celebrated the birthday of the new tool that hopes to address IoT problems in development by belatedly attending a "What's New in Android Things" talk at Google I/O (Google's annual developer conference). In the name "Android...


May 9, 2018  2:43 PM

Smart Compose and the Visual Positioning System impress at Google I/O

BarryBurd Profile: BarryBurd

This year's Google I/O conference kicked off on May 8 with a nearly two-hour keynote. The keynote was held at the outdoor Shoreline Amphitheater near Google's headquarters in Mountain View, California. The presentation was packed with announcements about new app features, some of which were quite...


May 3, 2018  9:50 PM

How to set Notepad++ as the default Git editor for commits instead of Vim

cameronmcnz Cameron McKenzie Profile: cameronmcnz

[embed]https://youtu.be/YLxdkcT6H4g[/embed] For the most part, developers who are new to the Git tool don't have too much of a problem mastering the five basic git commands every beginner...


May 2, 2018  3:28 AM

Jenkins Git environment variables list: A working shell script example

cameronmcnz Cameron McKenzie Profile: cameronmcnz

Anyone automating their Jenkins pipelines through batch jobs or shell scripts knows the value of referencing entries on the Jenkins environment variables list. But not everyone...


May 1, 2018  2:27 PM

Fix SunCertPathBuilderException Jenkins plugin download error

cameronmcnz Cameron McKenzie Profile: cameronmcnz
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As I continue to publish Maven, Git...


May 1, 2018  1:09 PM

Fix SonarQube’s ‘jvm.dll is missing’ and ‘missing server JVM’ startup error

cameronmcnz Cameron McKenzie Profile: cameronmcnz

If you've downloaded and installed SonarQube but you keep running into a message such as 'jvm.dll is missing' or 'jvm.dll not found', and it's triggering a 'missing server JVM' error, the likely problem is that the program is defaulting to a JRE installation rather than a JDK. To solve...


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