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Posts Categorized: Coding Tips

Setting up Subversion and Trac on Ubuntu

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In the great tradition of professionals ignoring their own problems – Mechanics cars that won’t start, Plumbers with leaking pipes, Electricians with bad wiring, Carpenters with sticking doors, and so on – I have finally got around to installing some tools for my own use.

Oracle SQL Developer

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Oracle SQL Developer is a free integrated development environment that simplifies SQL development and management of Oracle Databases.

CSS Drop Down Menus

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I have been using the pure CSS ‘Son of Suckerfish Dropdowns’ method to display text menus with HTML for some time when I had a requirement to use images as buttons and wondered if it could be extended to do this. After a bit of research I found that it was not only possible but… Read more »

Print long messages to DBMS_OUTPUT

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The Oracle supplied package DBMS_OUTPUT has a number of limitations, one of these is a 255 character line limit. Of course Tom Kyte has a solution.