29/01/2017

Flumserberg bone smashing

Sticks and stones can break my bones, but sledging finishes the job.


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09/01/2017

[Oracle] Aurora module exception when compiling Java code on the DB

Sometimes it is possible to receive an exception when compiling Java code or running tools that generate Java code on the Oracle DB with this signature:

ORA-29516: Aurora assertion failure: Assertion failure at some_source:some_line_number

It is usually easy to prevent this error by disabling the JIT compilation on the DB:

alter session set java_jit_enabled = false;

03/01/2017

Super neue jahr 2017

In the beautiful capital of the Eastern kingdom, a random group of travellers - powered by Couchsurfing™ - joins up to spend the best new years celebration ever. Impossible? Guck mal.


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Infinite thanks to everyone for making it a special night, godspeed :)

20/12/2016

Facebook and Airbnb login bug, now you are someone else

Well, everyone nowadays is running around trying to spot and fix bugs for money and I just stumble upon someone else's information for free.

This is an unexpected Christmas gift given it happened close to this huge fail from VISA, which makes it possible to guess full credit card details in a frighteningly fast amount of time. So read that article first, and then image what could someone do if they had all your personal info, including partial credit card data.

18/12/2016

Eau de Cologne

Cologne: the only place where you can party hard and still smell good in the morning.



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And bonus points because I finally received the recognition I deserve and my artwork is proudly exposed in the Ludwig museum: