XML Tutorials - Herong's Tutorial Examples
This XML tutorial book is a collection of notes and sample codes written by the author while he was learning XML himself. Topics include introduction to XML, DTD (Document Type Definition), XSD (XML Schema Definition), XPath (XML Path Language), XSL (Extensible Stylesheet Language), XSLT (XSL Transf... 2021-03-07, 9269👍, 2💬
'native2ascii' - Encoding Converter Command and Options
This section describes the native-to-ASCII encoding converter 'native2ascii' and its options. Non-ASCII characters in a Java source file must be converted into \udddd Unicode sequences before giving it to the Java compiler. 2021-08-19, 2825👍, 22💬
Cleartext Block Size for RSA Encryption
This section discusses what is the most efficient block size when dividing a Cleartext message into blocks for RSA public encryption. The suggested block size is 'floor((x-1)/8)', where 'x' is the RSA key size, or the key modulus bit length. 2021-08-18, 211👍, 2💬
Chinese Horoscopes - The Rabbit Personality
People born in the year of the rabbit are the luckiest among "the twelve animals." The rabbit is a symbol for mercy, elegance, amiability and worship of beauty. People born in this year are kind, speak gently, peaceful, quiet and loving persons. They like to live easy lives. They are reserved person... 2021-08-13, 894👍, 0💬
Lantern Festival - 15th Day of 1st Lunar Month
When is the Chinese Lantern Festival? How is it celebrated? What are the traditions? The 15th day of the 1st lunar month is the Chinese Lantern Festival because the first lunar month is called yuan-month and in the ancient times people called night Xiao. The 15th day is the first night to see a full... 2021-08-13, 554👍, 0💬
Qingming Festival - 1st Day of 5th Solar Term
When is the Chinese Qingming Festival? How is it celebrated? What are the traditions? The 1st day of the 5th solar term is the Qingming (Chinese: 清明节, 清明節) for people to go outside and enjoy the greenery of springtime and to tend to the graves of departed ones. Qingming Festival is the 15th day af... 2021-08-13, 534👍, 0💬
Chinese Horoscopes - The Snake Personality
People born in the year of the snake may become philosophers, theologians, politicians, or cunning financiers. The snake is the most enigmatic of the twelve zodiac animals. Such persons are elegant, and enjoy reading, listening to great music, tasting delicious food, and going to the theatre. They a... 2021-08-13, 476👍, 0💬
Chinese Horoscopes - The Dragon Personality
People born in the year of the dragon are full of vitality and strength. To them, life is a colorful leaping flame. Though assuming airs of self-importance, being prejudiced, making arbitrary decisions, and indulging in some of the wildest fantasies, these people are always adored. They are proud, a... 2021-08-13, 459👍, 0💬
Install OpenLDAP Server on CentOS 8
Provides a tutorial example on how to build and install OpenLDAP server from source code. But release 2.4.9 seems to have problems on CentOS 8 systems. 2021-08-12, 440👍, 1💬
Chinese Characters in PHP String Literals
This chapter provides tutorial notes on Chinese characters in PHP string literals. Topics include PHP string literal syntax; testing Chinese character strings with UTF-8, GB18030, and Big5 encodings. 2021-08-12, 108👍, 1💬
Visual C# 2010 Express Edition
This chapter provides tutorial examples and notes on Microsoft Visual C# 2010 Express. Topics include downloading and installing Visual C# 2010 Express; creating a solution project; compiling and running a C# program. 2021-08-09, 416👍, 4💬
Enable/Disable Services with "msconfig.exe"
This section describes a tutorial example on how to enable or disable a predefined service with the system configuration tool 'msconfig.exe'. 2021-08-09, 8059👍, 5💬
Importing Classes Defined in Unnamed Packages
This section provides a tutorial example on how to import classes defined in an unnamed package - done in the same as importing classed defined in named packages with JDK 1.3.1. But it is not allowed with JDK 1.4.1. 2021-08-07, 120👍, 2💬
New Year (Spring Festival) - First Day of Lunar Year
When is the Chinese New Year Day? How is it celebrated? What are the traditions? Chinese New Year (Chinese: 春節, 春节, Chūnjíe; 農曆新年, 农历新年, Nónglì Xīnnián; or 過年, 过年, Guònián), also known as the Lunar New Year or the Spring Festival is the most important of the traditional Chinese holidays. ... 2021-08-07, 512👍, 0💬
Chinese Horoscopes - The Monkey Personality
People born in the year of the monkey can cope with almost any intricacy with a sober mind. Ambitious and knowledgeable as they are, they can achieve great success in whatever career they decide to embrace. However, they have their weak points, such as a strong sense of superiority, egoism and vanit... 2021-08-07, 479👍, 0💬
Chinese Horoscopes - The Sheep/Goat Personality
It is lucky that the sheep is ranked eighth in the series of Chinese zodiac animals, for the number "eight" in China is an auspicious one, symbolizing peace and prosperity. Generally speaking, people born in the year of sheep are generous, just and kind, and easily touched by other people's misfortu... 2021-08-07, 466👍, 0💬
Chinese Horoscopes - The Horse Personality
People born in the year of the horse are sanguine, sharp-minded, dress fashionably, gifted with a silver tongue, and have acute insight. But they fall in the snares of love easily, and break away from them lightly. Most of the people born in the year of the horse leave their homes when they are youn... 2021-08-07, 431👍, 0💬
New Year's Eve - Last Day of Lunar Year
When is the Chinese New Year's Eve? How is it celebrated? What are the traditions? The last day of the lunar year is the Chinese New Year's Eve (Chinese: 除夕, 年三十) to worship ancestors and have family reunion dinner. The Chinese New Year's Eve falls on the following dates in the Gregorian calendar:... 2021-08-07, 369👍, 0💬
Outdated: Downloading and Installing JDK 1.3.1 on Windows
This section provides a tutorial example on how to download and install JDK (or J2SE) 1.3.1 on a Windows 2000 system. A simple Java program was entered, compiled, and executed with the new JDK installation. 2021-08-04, 2657👍, 4💬
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This section describes how to connect to a DSN (Data Source Name) with JDBC-ODBC Bridge.