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Rebar poor proxy git fixer

Sometimes you are behind a http proxy, and the git:// protocol is not accessible. For instance on erlang rebar, all developers  prefer the git:// protocol when listing dependency. But how to fix it if you are behind a http proxy? Ask help to git… [bash] git config –global url.https://github.com/.insteadOf git://github.com/ [/bash] Credits: http://erlang.org/pipermail/erlang-questions/2014-March/078402.html

iPhone: tornare indietro a iPhoneOS 3….

Se siete i fortunati possessori di un iPhone 3G “standard”, vi sarete accorti che ilnuovo iOS4 è lentissimo. Personalmente la redazione di Gioorgi aspetta la prima patch fix, che speriamo riduca i problemi. Per chi non può proprio aspettare, abbiamo scovato una procedura in rete per tornare indietro a iPhone 3; attenzione però perché dovete …

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Site redesign

This article has been retained for hisorical reasons. In this article we refers to blog.Objectsroot.com a site discontinued on August 2008 After some time, I have decided to start redesigning the content and the look of ObjectsRoot.com I have slightly reduced the tags section, over-simplifying the access to my huge set of articles. With over …

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Javascript and Smalltalk

There is a future for SmallTalk? I was a very strong fan of the SmallTalk language, but in the last five years I have seen more and more contraction of its usage in the IT field. The OLPC project, which uses also Squeak Smalltalk and its done by the core team fo Squeak, is not …

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Dynamic languages troubles

I have read http://www.manageability.org/blog/stuff/chandler-failure and I think it is very danger way of exposing concepts.

In the article pointed out, the quite dead Chandler project is compared to the multi-billion Eclipse project. And then a too easy analysis is done against dynamic languages, where Java is the absolute winner.

I will try to fix some of the things said there, and to add also my two cents here :)