Month: February 2008

Dropping those pesky foreign keys

So, we have always been annoyed with dropping those MySQL foreign keys. They required manual SQL and some thinkin’ to delete. (You couldn’t just write a common DDL statement to do it that will not fail in some environments, since different environments may have different names for the key. Hibernate […]

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Arc on Windows for Web Apps

Paul Graham is one of the two bloggers whose posts I read regularly – an eccentric venture capitalist, successful entrepreneur, hacker, and painter. Paul’s been working a new language called Arc for a long time, claiming it will be a powerful variant of Lisp suitable for web applications – this […]

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