Every so often I need to redirect from the root directory http://www.someserver.com to http://www.someserver.com/blah. The first thing I try is always something like: [text] # This does not work RedirectMatch permanent / /blah [/text] This ends up not working with Firefox reporting “the page isn’t redirecting properly”. I guess the server gets confused and redirects… Read More »
Here are my slides for the OKC Java User Group lightning talks tomorrow on Google App Engine. Enjoy!
Ext JS works great at easily transform plain vanilla combo boxes into powerful auto-complete combo boxes. I ran into an issue with an empty combo box option (that is <option/>). Out of the box Ext JS handles <option/> by giving it a height of just a few pixels. Since there is no display value specified,… Read More »
I’m impressed with at least one feature of Ext JS. If you want to convert an already existing select to an autocomplete-enabled combobox/textbox, it’s ridiculously easy. Given this combobox: [html] <select id="number" name="number"> <option/> <option value="1">ONE</option> <option value="2">TWO</option> <option value="3">THREE</option> <option value="4">FOUR</option> <option value="5">FIVE</option> <option value="6">SIX</option> </select> [/html] To convert this select box into an… Read More »